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Bub "Tippy" Byrd

May 27, 1948 — May 19, 2023


We are heartbroken to announce the death of our father Bub Ford {Tip} Byrd. He passed away at the age of 74 surrounded by his family on May 19 at the VA Medical Center.  

Our dad enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling, gardening and spending time with his best friend Piper Jack.

Our father was preceded in death by his first wife Anna Colwell Byrd. He was survived by his wife Patricia Byrd. His daughters Tracy Byrd Chapman of Florence, Michelle Byrd Gordon {Kevin Montague} of Marion Arkansas and Wendy Byrd Harvey of Florence. His grandsons Hunter and John-Tyler Chapman of Florence and Dylan McAfee of Florence. His granddaughters Marissa McAfee of Florence, Brittney Harvey of Newton, Kristin Gordon of Marion Arkansas and five great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at the Garden of Memories in Florence on May 21 at 2pm.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bub "Tippy" Byrd, please visit our flower store.

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Sunday, May 21, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

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