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Lyle W. Cyrus

August 27, 1929 - November 10, 2015

Burial Date November 13, 2015

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Lyle Watkins Cyrus, 86, of Concord passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Linda Nash Howard-Cyrus.

Mr. Cyrus was born in Campbell County, August 27, 1929 son of the late James Matthew Cyrus and Annie Roach Cyrus. He was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church, former member of Campbell County Cattleman’s Association and a retired farmer.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Deon L. Howard (Judy) of Brookneal, Leon W. Howard (Arlene) of Rustburg; one daughter, Stacy H. Taylor (John) of Lynchburg; six grandchildren, Sarah Wheeler, Suzanne Kelly (Michael), Ben Mason (Megan), Matt Mason (Michelle), Harley Taylor and Stacy Taylor; five great-grandchildren; two Nephews, William E. Cyrus (Becky), Henry P. Cyrus (Carol). He was proceeded in death by two brothers, Clarence Edward Cyrus, James Thomas Cyrus; two sisters, Elizabeth Cyrus Roberts and Maggie Cyrus Tibbs.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, November 13, 2015 at Henderson Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Jeff Worley with interment to follow in Union Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from Noon to 1 p.m. prior to the funeral service at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal and at the residence other times.