Gerod Byrd, who left a mark on Tacoma with his advocacy and volunteerism, died in October. He was a man who will be missed, reports News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll.
Gerod Byrd, who left a mark on Tacoma with his advocacy and volunteerism, died in October. He was a man who will be missed, reports News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll. Byrd family Courtesy
Gerod Byrd, who left a mark on Tacoma with his advocacy and volunteerism, died in October. He was a man who will be missed, reports News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll. Byrd family Courtesy

A true hero of Tacoma died in October. We all could take a lesson from the life of Gerod Byrd.

November 29, 2017 10:51 AM

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