NW Tennessee Personality Stew Byars Dead At 48
July 23, 2008 at 5:27 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of veteran NORTHWEST TENNESSEE personality and production director STEW BYARS, who died SATURDAY after a battle with cancer at 48 in UNION CITY, TN.
Most recently with THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING in UNION CITY, where he worked as Operations Manager, BYARS was known for his morning show at Country WYVY (KYTN 104.9)/UNION CITY and as host of various shows at PBS affiliate WLJT-TV/MARTIN, TN. He also worked at CLEAR CHANNEL's MEMPHIS cluster and did freelance voiceover work, and worked the standup comedy circuit in the early 90's.