|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2013|
Robert (Bob) Byrd, 80, Johnson City, died Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at his residence following a lengthy illness.
Mr. Byrd was born in Telford, TN, and was a lifelong resident of Johnson City, TN.
He was a son of the late Earl O. and Blanche Bailey Byrd.
Mr. Byrd was a retired air traffic controller with the Federal Aviation Administration.
He was a long time member of Central Baptist Church and the William Rigell Sunday School Class. He was a member of the Joy Choir of the Church and played drums for the Church orchestra. He was the leader of the Wednesday night Prophecy Class of the Church.
Mr. Byrd was a former member of the Johnson City Jaycees, where he served as president.
He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the US Army.
Mr. Byrd was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Earl Byrd Jr.
Brother: Earl O. Byrd, Jr. Find A Grave Memorial# 61094576
Note: Burial Feb 1, 2013
Mountain Home National Cemetery
Created by: Pamela King Napier
Record added: Jan 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104453139