Hobert Earl Bird, 80, of Bardstown, passed away at 1:40 p.m., Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home after an illness.
A native of Washington County, he was born on May 6, 1934, to the late Amos and Hattie Boblitt Bird.
Survivors include two sons, Donnie Byrd (Virginia) of Bloomfield, Gerald Byrd of Willisburg and three daughters, Bernice Curtsinger (Bobby) and Patsy Scott (Alan) of Willisburg and Donna Jean Smith of Louisville.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 24 at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Everett Hood, pastor of the Brush Grove Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial was in the Brush Grove Road Cemetery at Willisburg.
Serving as pallbearers were Donnie Wayne Byrd, Curt Bond, Scottie Waldridge, Tony Waldridge, Ricky Curtsinger and Richard Robertson.
Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Carey & Son Funeral Home
216 East Main Street
Springfield, KY 40069
Published in The Springfield Sun on July 30, 2014