Byrd, Robert

Robert Byrd
Services: Have been held.
Mr. Robert Byrd, 92, of Clovis, died Tuesday, May 20, 2003, at Sunbridge Nursing Home in Clovis.
He was born on April 28, 1911, in Martin County, Texas.
He married Ethel Irene Gray on Aug. 5, 1929, in Hale County, Texas. He moved to Clovis in 1965 from the West Camp Community. He was a Baptist and retired from farming when he was 43 years old.
He was preceded in death by his wife; a son, Gerald; a grandson, David; two sisters, Vila Johnson and Pearl Day; and a brother, Aubry.
He is survived by two sons, Bob (and wife, Joyce) of Muleshoe and Gorman (and wife, Juanita) of Farwell; a daughter, Barbara Fudge of Tulia; three sisters, Annie Scarbrough of Petersburg, Texas, Lilly Behendson of Clovis and Pansy Tillis of Abernathy, Texas; three brothers, Clyde of Hale Center, Texas, Tommy of Lubbock and Clarence of Plainview, Texas; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.
Burial will be at Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Ellis Funeral Home of Muleshoe.