Carl Wayne Byrd
Funeral services for Carl Wayne Byrd, 68, resident of Dewar, will be Thursday, Nov. 7, at 2 p.m. at Integrity Chapel with Casey McIntosh and Lester Sullivan officiating. Interment will follow at New Sonora Cemetery under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service. Visitation was Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, Nov. 6 from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. at Integrity Funeral Service. Mr. Byrd was born April 9, 1951, in Okmulgee to Isam James Lewis Byrd and Effie “Marie” (Farmer) Byrd. He died Sunday, Nov. 3, in Dewar. Survivors include his wife, Pat Byrd of the home; son, Carl Wayne “Tubby” Byrd Jr.; daughters, Elizabeth (Byrd) Nunn and Jonell Byrd; two grandchildren; mother, Marie Byrd; brothers, Troy Byrd and Charles Byrd and Sheila Starr; sisters, Vanessa Knight, Kathy Doyle, and Dona Powell; as well as a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Isam Byrd; brothers, Jonathan, Jimmy, Michael and Harold Byrd; grandson, Ethan James Byrd; and son-in-law, Tom E. Nunn. Pallbearers will be Carl Byrd Jr., Troy Byrd, Charles Byrd, Bub Conners, David Ingram and Rick Knight. Honorary pallbearers will be Brady Byrd, Isam Byrd, George Powell, James Connors, Tom Delso, Casey McIntosh and Lester Sullivan.