|Birth: ||Dec. 16, 1893|
Red River County
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 1986|
Funeral services for Lester Franklin Byrd, 92, of Swink, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Valliant Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Leland Burkett officiating. Burial in the Valliant Cemetery is under direction of Coffey-Leonard Funeral Home of Idabel.
Byrd died Saturday in Paris, Texas.
Born Dec. 16, 1893, in Red River County, Texas, Byrd had lived in McCurtain and Choctaw Counties most of his life, and was a member of the Valliant Assembly of God Church.
He married Rebecca Clark in 1917 in Valliant, and she preceded him in death in January, 1964.
Survivors include two sons, Bo Byrd of Valliant and F.A. Byrd of Sunray, Texas; six daughters, Dimple Hisaw and Francis Hailey, both of Valliant, Onita Johnson and Sable Tidmore, both of Swink, Jean Voyles of Farmington, N.M. and Flow Dowell of Seattle, Wash.; 25 grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren and eight great great grandchildren.
Obituary From: McCurtain Gazette
Monday, September 29, 1986
Francis Marion Byrd (1860 - 1938)
Sarah Frances Joyce Byrd (1861 - 1952)
Rebecca Clark Byrd (1900 - 1965)
Leslie Byrd (1919 - 2007)*
William W "Wadie" Byrd (1880 - 1975)*
Robert Andrew Byrd (1886 - 1979)*
Lester Franklin Byrd (1893 - 1986)
Luther Ballard Byrd (1904 - 1984)*
Note: Married to Rebecca A. Byrd--US Army, WWI
Created by: Vickie Mitchell
Record added: Aug 24, 2011
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