Robert Earl Byrd Sr., 56, died Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Indianapolis. He was a resident of Indianapolis.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ellen (Patterson) Byrd of Indianapolis; four children, Randy Patterson and Richard Byrd, both of Indianapolis, Robert (Wendy) Byrd Jr. of Plainfield and David (Brandi) Byrd of Beech Grove; three brothers, John L. (Rhonda), Michael (Jennifer) and Terry (Shannon) Byrd, all of Indianapolis; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John H. and Mittie M. (Burchfield) Byrd.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S. 31 North. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.
Information: 535-6880, jessenfuneralhome.com