CUMBERLAND — Donald “Bubba” Leroy Byers, 33, of Cumberland, passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
Born Nov. 13, 1979, in Arlington, Va., Bubba was the son of Mary Frances (Caton) Harrison, of Cumberland. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Ro-bert and Rena Pierce and his maternal grandparents, Donald and Marie Caton.
Bubba was a graduate of Fort Hill High School.
Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Rachel Byers; his stepfather, Thomas J. Harrison; his son, Leo Byers; his daughter, Emma Byers, both of Cumberland; his sisters, Anita Robinette and husband Glenn, of South Carolina and Rena Byers, of Cumberland; a special uncle, Donald Caton, of Alexandria, Va.; his uncle, Doug Pierce, of Dale City, Va.: a special nephew, Timmy Robinette, of Florida and his nieces, Margot and Grace Robinette, of South Carolina.
Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland, (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com) on Saturday, May 25, 2013, from 10 to 11 a.m.
A memorial service will be conducted in the funeral home on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Melody Merrill and Mary Hart officiating.