MARKED TREE -- Billy Byrd, 82, of Marked Tree passed away at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro on Feb. 28, 2015. Mr. Byrd was a farmer. He was preceded in death by his wife Elsie Lucille Byrd; two step-daughters Doris Watkins and Marie Sipes; and one half-sister Betty Green. Mr. Byrd is survived by two daughters Pamela Byrd of Bassett, Ark. and Sandra Byrd of Okemah, OK; four step-daughters Lisa Zitt of Fairfield, Ohio, Kathy Ridge of Marked Tree, Patricia Kirkpatrick of Lepanto and Diana Robinson of Brush, Colo.; one step-son Ronnie Kirkpatrick of Marked Tree; one sister Mary Helen Duncan of Tyronza; one half-sister Janie of Summer, Tenn.; one half-brother Floyd of Summer, Tenn.; and a host a grandchildren and great grandchildren. All arrangements were under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza.