Loretta Lucille Hyde


Loretta Lucille Hyde, 83, was born on Aug. 30, 1939, and passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Leroy Baliles; sons, Gary Lee Baliles, Daniel Lamar Baliles, Gregory Lynn Baliles and Larry Ray Baliles; and daughter, Sandra Lucille Baliles.

She leaves behind her children, Timothy James Baliles and Lisa Faye Good; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She enjoyed long-haul trucking for First Fleet in Cleveland, where she worked for 15 years from 1997 to 2013 with her sister, Grace Allen.

She was a beautiful person, always spreading joy and kindness wherever she went.

Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, at the Ruritan Club, 170 McDonald School Road, McDonald, TN 37353.

You are invited to share a personal memory or your condolences with her family at her online memorial at



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