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J.K. Lyda

November 25, 1926 - October 1, 2015

J.K. Lyda, 88, of Hendersonville, went to be with the Lord Thursday, October 1, 2015 at the Elizabeth House. He was a son of the late James Cebron and Hester Byers Lyda and lived in Henderson County his entire life. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Marie Lyda; his brothers; and one sister.

He was a devoted husband and loving father who had a great passion for animals and farming.

He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Frances; daughters, Katie Lyda Sanders, Pat Lyda Rich; sons, James “Redman” Lyda and his wife Judy, Keith Lyda and Michael Lyda; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be at 2:00pm Monday, October 5, 2015 in Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Phillip Youngblood will officiate. Burial will follow the service in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1-2pm in the chapel.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, October 5, 2015

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Service Information

Date: Monday, October 5, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, October 5, 2015

Location:

Forest Lawn Memorial Park


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