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Elizabeth A. Byrd

Elizabeth A. Byrd Elizabeth A. Byrd

Elizabeth A. Byrd, 80, died Monday, July 26, 2021, in Corydon.

Born Sept. 10, 1940, in Duffield, Va., she was the daughter of the late Amos and Donna Fritz Edwards.

She was a nurse.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Junior, and a son, David.

Survivors include a son, Dennis Byrd of Corydon; three daughters, Lou Ann Rose and Jo Curts, both of Corydon, and Tommi Schoen of West Chester, Pa.; a brother, Nick Edwards of Ramsey; a sister, Thelma Cox of Bloomington; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Thursday, July 29, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Friday, July 30, after 11 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.

The funeral will be Friday, July 30, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Corydon. Pastor Tim Fleace will officiate. Pallbearers will be Jimmy and Johnny Rose, Michael Byrd, Josh and Alex Griffee and Troy Edwards. Honorary pallbearers will be Lucas Rose, Conner and Keegan Sloan, Shawn Edwards, Brian Cox and Lowell Draper.

The family suggests memorial gifts to The Adaptive Hospice Foundation, 702 N. Shore Drive, suite 201, Jeffersonville, IN 47130.