Nora A. Byrd, 83, formerly of Naylor, Missouri, Passed away August 24. 2010 in the community Park View Nursing Home at Elwood, Indianan. Her visitation will be at Fowler-Sullivan  Memorial Chapel at Neelyville, Missouri Friday August 27, 2010 from 6-8 p.m.  with funeral following Sat. August 28, 2010  at 2:00 p.m. in Neelyville. Burial will be in Cypress  Creek Cemetery following the service. Mrs Byrd, was born March 28, 1927 in Hayti, Missouri to Arthur Hampton and Clara Rudd Hampton. On September 30, 1944 at Portageville, Mo. she was married to Walter Byrd. He preceded her in death on August 18, 1993.

She is survived by children, Barbara White, Ethel Lucille Sapp, Orval Gean Byrd, WAlter Lee Byrd, Raymond Louis Byrd, Larry Joe Burd, Glen Edward Byrd, Freddy Wayne Byrd, Kenneth Lynn Byrd, Calvin Ray Byrd, Leonard Eugene Byrd,Elvis Gerald Byrd. She was prededed in death by her parents and one son, Vernon Odell Byrd.