Thomas Edward Byrdsong, 74, was born in Emporia Va on July 22, 1945 to James A Byrdsong, and Emma Lou Mason. On Thursday November 7, 2019 Thomas fell asleep in death in Hyattsville, MD where he has lived for the past 40 years. Thomas is preceded in death by his mother and father along with three sisters; Mary Lee Mason, Jacquelin Burch and Otelia Bryant, and two brothers; Charles and Ernest Mason.

Thomas attended Wyatt High School and completed Crew Vocational Center for Brick Masonry in 1968. His 40 year career in Brick Masonry (BAC LO #1) lasted until he retired in 2016.

Thomas is survived by his loving wife Adria, his two beloved daughters; Marvina Byrdsong and Monica Powell (Terry), two stepdaughters; Lynda Mallory and Shari Monroe, two brothers; Earl Mason and James Byrdsong Jr. (Antonitte); one sister, Ethel Jones (Waverly), five grandsons, six great grandchildren, as well as a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The memorial will be held on Saturday November 23, 2019 at 1:00PM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 5405 Good Luck Rd, Riverdale MD 20737