Robert Lee Bird, 76, of Bryant, Arkansas passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2017. He was born in Lonoke, Arkansas on February 5, 1941 to the late Moody Bird Sr. and Sally Jane Jones-Bird.
Robert is also preceded in death by his wife Lily Juan Bird, by four brothers, David Eagle, Jeff Eagle, Moody Bird Jr., Woodrow Bird, and one sister, Audry Franks. He is survived by his brother, Johnny Bird (Linda), three sisters, Apsie Murray, Sally Dunn (Don), Beatrice Bevans and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other friends and family.
Visitation will be held at 12 P.M. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, in Jacksonville. Graveside services will be held immediately following at 2 P.M. at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Cabot.
I will miss you Uncle Robert. Thank you for being apart of my life. I’ll never forget all of the fond memories we shared over the many years. Rest In Peace and Love.
Uncle Robert you will be missed. I will never forget the special times we shared. Even though your time back to arkansas was brief it was good to have some good days with you when you first came back home. Love patty