Edith W. Tyre, age 78, died Sunday, January 9, 2011, in Gainesville.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 12, 2011, at Beggs Funeral Home with burial at Oak Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 2-3 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home.
She was born on July 25, 1932 in Ray City, Georgia to Norman and Bertie Walker. She lived in Madison before moving to Jasper.
She worked as a bookkeeper most of her life and was a member of Madison Church of God.
She is survived by one son, Edwin Tyre of Jasper; one brother, Robert Walker (Robbie); one sister, Elizabeth Haraz, both of Pinetta; and one grandson, Allan Tyre.
She was preceded in death by her parents. Norman and Birtie Walker; two husbands, Tommy and Jess Tyre; a son; Mike Tyre: two sisters; and two brothers.