Hugh Byrd

Hugh Byrd

Mr. Hugh "Gordon" Byrd, age 73, of Tuscumbia, passed away Friday, May 2, 2014. His family will receive friends for visitation Sunday, May 4, 2014, at Colbert Memorial Chapel from noon-2 p.m. The Rev. Nick McSpadden and the Rev. George Sansbury will officiate the service in the funeral home chapel beginning at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Barton Cemetery.

Mr. Byrd was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Edna Byrd.

Gordon is survived by his loving wife, Linda Byrd; son, Erik Byrd; daughter, Heather Herbst (Gregory); stepsons, Keith (Kim) and Kevin (Teresa) Bonds; brother, Mike Byrd; stepgrandchildren, Morgan, Levi, and Lane Bonds, Meagan Cornelius, and Taylor Malone; and stepgreat-grandchildren, Carolyne and Sawyer. Pallbearers will be Keith Bonds, Kevin Bonds, Levi Bonds, Drew Malone, Cyrus Cornelius, and Kenneth Andrews. Honorary pallbearers will be Bryan Fox, Gregory Herbst, Lawrence Kimbrough Jr., DC Behel, and Billy Mitchell.

You may sign the online register at colbertmemorial.com.

Colbert Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Funeral Home

Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Highway 43 South Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 383-2603

Published in Florence Times Daily on May 3, 2014