Marie Byrd, 81, loving mother, grandmother and friend, passed on July 1, 2012 surrounded by loved ones.
She was born in Arkansas and lived most of her adult life in Arizona. She is survived by 2 children and their spouses: Charles "Chuck" & Sharon Petty of Brush Creek, TN and Linda & Michael Watson of Casa Grande, AZ; 3 grandchildren: Veronica Watson & Michael Watson II of Casa Grande and Dawn Turnidge of Glendale, AZ. A brother, Vernon Cooper of Arkadelphia, AR; 3 sisters, Lucille Bosley of Sparkman, AR and Patsy Sullivan of Okolona, AR and Mildred Petty of Double Springs, AL. Plus nieces, nephews, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Services will be held at J. Warren Funeral Home. The viewing will be on Monday, July 9th at 5pm with services at 6pm. A brief service will be held at 6am on Tuesday morning at Mountain View Cemetery.