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Former VA Senator Laid to Rest

Former U.S. Sen. Harry F. Byrd Jr. has been laid to rest in Virginia

(AP Photo / Henry Griffin, File)

August 3, 2013

WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) - Former U.S. Sen. Harry F. Byrd Jr. has been laid to rest in Virginia. Byrd's funeral was held Saturday at Christ Episcopal Church in Winchester. About 200 people attended his burial at Mount Hebron Cemetery, which is near the family-run Winchester Star newspaper.

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