Byron Lynn Wilder, 57, of Pelham, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, September 21, 2020. A private family graveside was held at Mizpah Baptist Church Cemetery. The son of Littleton Edgar Wilder, Sr., and Mattie Pearl Smithwick Wilder, he was born on April 24, 1963 in Camilla, GA. He was of the Baptist Faith and spent his life as a self-employed Farmer and member of the Grady County Young Farmer's and FFA. He was an avid hunter and fisherman but his time was best spent with his family. Mr. Wilder is survived by his wife of 21 years, Sherry Hall Wilder; parents Littleton E. Wilder Sr., and Mattie P. Wilder; brother Littleton E. Wilder, Jr., (Melissa); sisters Paula Wilder Bernier (Michael) and Laura Wilder Elliott (Kevin), nieces Kelley N. Fulford (Mark) and Jessica W. Groves (Jason); nephews Wilder G. Elliott, Read E. Elliott and Joshua B. Cooper; great nieces Lynzi M. Groves and Braylee A. Groves; great nephews Brayden M. Pearson and Hunter L. Groves. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, A. U. and Sammie S. Wilder and S. T. and Ruby Smithwick. In lieu of flowers make donations to Mizpah Church Cemetery Fund, % Earl Godwin, 419 Godwin Lane, Pelham, GA 31779
Services will be live streamed on Willis Jamerson Braswell Funeral Home facebook page at 10:00 AM on Thursday, September 24, 2020. The family will receive friends at 3131 GA Hwy 93N, Pelham, after 12 noon on Thursday, September 24, 2020.
Friends are asked to sign the on-line guest book at www.willisjamersonbraswell.com.