TIFTON — Lovia Mae Byrd, 77, of Tifton died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 at Medical Center of Central Georgia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, with burial to follow at Greenwood Cemetery. A repast/fellowship will be held at Leroy Rogers Center. She is survived by her children, Patricia Byrd, Carol Byrd and Jerry Pope; an adopted daughter, Francine Stanley; siblings, James Harris Sr., Eunice Davis, Carrie Seymour, Gloria Fussell, Wallace Jackson, Curtis Jackson and Ruby Jackson. You may sign the guest book at www.southviewmortuary.com. Professional care and services are entrusted to Southview Mortuary Inc.