Rev. William Stanley Byrdsong 84, Indianapolis, passed away on, May 28, 2010. He was a member of Mt. Paran Missionary Baptist Church, where he served as Associate Minister. He was the past Pastor of Little Zion Baptist Church and Greater Christian Baptist Church. He was employed by General Motors for 50 years and retired in 1994. He was a member of UAW Local #23, where he served as Chaplain. Visitation will be on Thursday, June 3, 2010 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Stuart Mortuary Chapel and on Friday, June 4, 2010 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 1301 Goodlet Avenue with services at 1 p.m. Entombment will be in Crown Hill Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, Maxine Chandler Byrdsong; daughters, Carolyn J. Zachery (Joe Nathan, Sr.) and Angela Cole; three grandchildren; five great grandchildren; sisters, Anna Byrdsong Garrett and Gertrina Byrdsong Ellerson. Final Arrangements are entrusted to Stuart Mortuary.
Published in The Indianapolis Star on Jun. 3, 2010.