A native of Killona and resident of Boutte, Caroline “Carrie” Brimmer Byrd, 75, died on Nov. 3, 2019 at St. Charles Parish Hospital, Luling.
She is the daughter of the late Ada Narcisse and Rayfield Brimmer Sr.; beloved wife of the late Warren Byrd Sr.; mother of Lory Bryson, Ericka Byrd (Richard), Eurydice Pierre (Raymond), Desiree Byrd and Warren Byrd Jr. Sister of Donald Brimmer (Cathy), Melinda Washington, Myrtle Boyd, Everlina Jefferson, Brenda Champagne, the late Leanna Herbert, Sylvia Joseph, Barbara Colly, Rayfield Jr., Ronald Sr., Veronica, James Sr. and Camelia Brimmer; sister-in-law of Yvonne Gaspard (Gary).
She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Her funeral was held at The Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church in Hahnville on Nov. 9 with the Rev. Rodney Johnson Sr., officiating. Interment was at St. Charles Cemetery, Luling.