Memorial services for Bobby Guynn Byrd, 78, of Roff were at 10 a.m. Monday at the Fitzhugh Baptist Church. The Revs. Steve Wilburn and George Brock officiated.
Mr. Byrd passed away Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at an Ada hospital. He was born July 1, 1939, at Stonewall to Coy and Dovie Cradduck Byrd. He attended Stonewall schools and graduated from Stonewall High School in 1957.
He married Connie Fell Stahl in February 1982.
Mr. Byrd was a rancher and had been a rodeo clown and bullfighter for 30 years. He was also a welder, fabricating metal buildings.
Bob was an active member of the Fitzhugh Baptist Church and a board member of the George Brock Roundup for Jesus organization.
Survivors include his wife, Connie, of the home; three sons, Todd Byrd of Roff, Marty Byrd and wife, Cindy, of Ada and Justin Byrd and wife, Amy, of Roff; a sister, Geneva Scott of San Antonio, Texas; his grandchildren, Brittney Oguin, Kylie Byrd, Justine Byrd and Jacques Byrd; and his two great-grandchildren, Cadence Wade and Casen Oguin.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Shelly Byrd; and two sisters, Melba Crowley and Merta Byrd.
The family says those who wish may make memorials to the Cowboy Crisis Fund, PO Box 243, Fittstown, OK 74842, or the Roff Sr. Citizens Center, PO Box 243, Roff, OK 74865.
Published on November 27, 2017