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Byme Culwell Moody

June 24, 2013 by Connor Schmid

Sunday, November 6, 1921
Friday, June 21, 2013
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 10:00am
The First United Methodist Church in Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at First United Methodist Church in Azle
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Cook Children's Hospital or a charity of your choice
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Byrne Culwell Moody
Byrne C. or "B.C." was born November 6, 1921, in Azle to Gilliam Byrne Moody and Beulah Culwell Moody. He was the third of four children, including Margaret Moody Hankins, Ruby Moody Sears and Ed Frazier Moody. He married Joyce Gilley on October 5, 1945, at First United Methodist Church in Fort Worth. Mr. Moody was honorably discharged from the Army Air Corps in 1943 on a medical discharge and was then appointed as rural mail carrier for the City of Azle. Upon retirement, he ranched in Parker, Erath, and Hamilton counties before returning to Azle in 2004. Byrne C. was active in the Azle Volunteer Fire Department, Azle Lions Club, Ash Creek Cemetery Association, Azle Civic League, and a lifetime member of Azle First United Methodist Church with a dual-membership with Silver Creek United Methodist Church. He was a 50 year member of the Azle Masonic Lodge. Byrne C. was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters.
Survivors: Wife of 67 years, Joyce G. Moody; children, Kathryn and Dudley Jones, David Byrne Moody, Lee Ann and Micheal Jordan, and Linda Overstreet; brother, Ed Frazier Moody and wife, Patsy Stroud Moody; grandchildren, Amanda and Sean Hope, Laura and Daniel Montgomery, Angela and Ryan Karnes, Sarah and Scott Donathan, and Timothy Byrne Jordan; great-grandchildren, Connor Scott Donathan, Allison Nicole Webster, Emma Rose Montgomery, Chase Alexander Hope, Carol Joy Montgomery, Evan James Karnes, Cage Byrne Donathan, and Pria Brynne Hope; also many cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Cleburne, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 9

  • Aledo Varsity at District Tournament at TCU, all day

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 10

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