Cpl. Hugh Reid Tyre

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Cpl. Hugh Reid Tyre

Birthplace: Wayne County, Georgia, United States
Death: October 19, 2011 (81)
Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida, United States (Cancer)
Place of Burial: Odum, Wayne County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Luther Lambert Tyre and Donahue Tyre
Brother of Hugh L. Tyre; Allison Tyre; Delores Dale; Private and Private

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About Cpl. Hugh Reid Tyre

H. Reid Tyre, 81 of Jesup, Ga. died Wednesday, October 19, 2011 in the Veteran's Hospital in Gainesville, Fla. after a courageous battle with cancer.

The Wayne County, Ga. native was a Baptist, an independent airplane pilot, and a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. He was also a member of Embry Riddle Alumni Association, Quiet Birdmen, Silver Wings Fraternity, and Sons of the Confederacy.

He was predeceased by his parents, Luther and Donahue Cameron Tyre.

Survivors are 2 sisters, Delores Dale of Jesup, Ga. and Sandra Browning of Port Orange, Fla.; 2 brothers, Allison Tyre of Screven, Ga. and Bruce Tyre of Dothan, Ala.; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 1 P.M. Sunday, October 23, 2011 at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with Rev. Fred Browning officiating along with the American Legion's Presentation of the U.S. Flag.

Interment will be in the Odum City Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be David "Bull" Cameron, Larry Rentz, James Dale, Craig Tyre, Merle Tyre, and James Tyre.

Visitation will be 5 to 7 P.M. Saturday, October 22, 2011 at the funeral home.

Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home, Inc. 860 Highway 301 South Jesup, GA 31546 (912) 427-3718 www.rinehartandsons.com

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Cpl. Hugh Reid Tyre's Timeline

September 6, 1930
Wayne County, Georgia, United States
October 19, 2011
Age 81
Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida, United States
Odum, Wayne County, Georgia, United States