Virginia Ann Byers Jeter, age 63, of 140 Malone Road Gaffney, South Carolina, peacefully transitioned from this life on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Agape Hospice/Montrose Manor, Woodruff, South Carolina. She was born November 28,1955 in Cherokee County. She was the daughter of the late Lee Byers, Sr. and the late Virginia Reid Byers.
Virginia retired from Timken after 30 years of faithful service. She had a love for people, her church and family. She loved reading the Bible, writing stories, exercising and cooking. Her pride and joy was her pony named Lee.
She was preceded in death by her parents; Lee Byers, Sr. and Virginia Reid Byers, a sister; Francis L. Byers, her brothers; Johnny Byers, Sr., James H. Byers, grandson; Jamal Funderbunk, and sister-in-law Kathy Byers.
Virginia leaves to cherish fond memories a daughter; Veronica Sarratt (Contee) of Gaffney, South Carolina, two sons; Alonzo C. Jeter III of Enoree, South Carolina, Scott D. Jeter of Durham, North Carolina, a granddaughter reared in the home, Jessica Hughley (Terrence), four sisters; Pastor Vernell Wilson (Elder Charles), Minister Mae Della Cureton (Tommy Sr.), Darlene Palmer, Betty Lou Best (Ron), three brothers; Dr. Lee Byers Jr. (Esther), Larry Byers Sr., James R. Byers, three step sons; Anthony Wilson, John K. Wilson Jr., Darius K. Wilson all of Spartanburg, SC, a sister-in-law; Juanita Byers, three aunts; Mary Ann Bolds of Baltimore, Maryland, Idella Byers of Gaffney, South Carolina, Celia Reid of Sharon, South Carolina, eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Special thanks to Nurse Brenda Bellew & Agape Hospice, Luciouse and Mary Jones and to all her siblings.