Darrol C. “Bud” Byers, 86, of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away Friday, October 28, 2022 at the WVU Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, West Virginia.
He was born near Low Gap, Ohio on October 4, 1936 a son of the late Kenneth and Lena Cline Byers.
He was a former construction worker and was a former teacher at Swiss Hills Vocational School near Woodsfield, Ohio having taught carpentry. After his retirement from teaching he focused his talents in the oil and gas wells.
He was also a member of the Woodsfield Church of Christ, Woodsfield, Ohio.
Bud enjoyed his passion for horses in his spare time and spending time working on his farm.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald Byers and Dwight Byers.
Surviving are his wife, Hattie Hines Byers whom he married on September 2, 1961; one daughter, Camala (Rick) Nye of Hudson, Ohio and her children Madison, Spenser and Lincoln; one son, Eric (Michele) Byers of Palm City, Florida and their children, Taylor, J.R. and Brandon.
Friends will be received at the Watters Funeral Home, 37501 State Route 78 West, Woodsfield, Ohio from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 2, 2022.
Friends will then be received at the Woodsfield Church of Christ, 860 Lewisville Road, Woodsfield, Ohio from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, November 3, 2022 with Keith Jones and Sam Bartrug officiating.
Burial will follow in the Oaklawn Cemetery, Woodsfield, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers and keepsakes, memorial contributions may be made to the Blessings in a Backpack, c/o Diane Burkhart, 48689 Keylor Hill Road, Woodsfield, OH 43793.