Mr. Randall “Randy” Hyde, 56, of Adairsville, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014, following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer at his residence. A native of Bartow County, born Oct. 8, 1957, he was the son of the late John D. Hyde and the late Lillian Pauline West Hyde.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Randall Logan Hyde; his brother, Jerry L. Hyde; and his brother-in-law, Billy Evans. Randy was a member of Glade Baptist Church and was retired from Trinity Rail Group with 30 plus years of service. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother. He enjoyed gardening, canning, hunting and most of all spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Cathy Payne Hyde of Adairsville; his daughters, Carrie Hyde Overby and husband Roy Jr. of Rydal, and Deanna Hyde Bowman and husband Daryl of Adairsville; two sons, Zachary and Brayden Hyde, both of Cartersville; three grandchildren, Jordan Overby, Kaitlyn Overby and Daryn Bowman; two stepdaughters, Melissa Brown Hugghins and husband Michael of Cumming, and Stephanie Brown Bennett and husband Shawn of Elberon, Va.; two sisters, Mildred Evans of Rydal and Lillian Kilgore and husband Melvin of Rydal; a sister-in-law, Glenda Hyde of Rydal; along with several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 6, at Glade Baptist Church, located at 401 Folsom Glade Road, Rydal, with Pastor Kyle Coker and the Rev. C.E. Wilkey officiating. Interment will follow in the Hayes Cemetery. Mr. Hyde will be taken to the church on Thursday to lie in state for one hour prior to the service. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation services.
Serving as pallbearers will be Stewart Taylor, Ryan Amos, Michael Hyde, Scott Walker, Matthew Taylor and Quintin Bunch.
Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Randy Hyde. Please visit www.parnickjenningsfuneral.com to share memories or to leave a condolence message.