Barbara Alice Brown Lyerly, 84, of Prosperity, died Friday, July 31, 2020 at Lexington Medical Center.
Born on December 9, 1935 in Chapin, she was the daughter of the late Richard Warner and Nelva Barbara Adams Brown. She was a graduate of the University of South Florida and was a member of Macedonia Lutheran Church. Mrs. Lyerly was a devoted wife and mother.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Frank E. Lyerly; a daughter, Barbara Elizabeth (Chris) Boyd of Cocoa, FL.; a son, Richard William Lyerly of Bradenton, FL; daughter-in-law, Barbara Sue Lyerly of El Reno, OK; sisters, Martha Joan (Charles) Taylor of FL and Ruth Adeline Hamm of Prosperity; a brother, Frank Thomas(Janet) Brown; grandchildren, Mollie Lyerly, Dennis Boyd, Rachel (Tim) Woodard, and Jessica (Chris) Turner. She was predeceased by a son, Charles Franklin Lyerly; sisters, Peggy Joyce Stepp and Linda Jean Kelley; a grandson, Shawn Lyerly; and brothers-in-law, Jimmy Hamm, Dick Stepp, and Vic Kelley.
A private family graveside service will be held at Macedonia Lutheran Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Macedonia Lutheran Church, Handbell Choir, 49 Macedonia Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127.