James Anderson Byrd
October 20, 1931 - March 26, 2020
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James Anderson Byrd, 88, of Lafayette died at St. Anthony’s Rehabilitation Center On March 26, 2020. Born in Odon, Indiana, James married a beautiful girl named Monika he met while serving in the US Army. They were married in Germany in 1953, and were married for over 60 years. While Monika preceded James in death,…

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Sandra Panich left a message on April 7, 2020:
Lisa and family, I was so sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. I knew him for years at Lilly, and he always had a smile and a friendly remark for everyone!
John Osborne left a message on April 2, 2020:
I worked at the Jefferson Square Marathon station during the 1970s. Jim was a frequent customer at the station. Always had a smile and a joke. I was always glad to speak with him when he stopped by. Sorry to see that he has passed.
Elpha M Byrd left a message on March 30, 2020:
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Art Taylor left a message on March 30, 2020:
I met Jim many years ago when we both worked at the Lilly plant and occasionally at church. He always had a smile on his face and a cheerful greeting to those he met. My condolences to his family. He will be missed.
Dick and Reta Karner left a message on March 29, 2020:
Our sincere condolances to Jim's family.
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Charles E. Nichols Sr. left a message on March 29, 2020:
To The family of Jim, I knew Jim for many years, and he was a fun person, always happy go lucky kind of guy, please accept our condolence for your loss, he will be truly missed. the Nichols Family.
Philip Bosse left a message on March 28, 2020:
To the entire Byrd family...I was extremely sorry to see this and want to offer my most sincere condolences. We lived next to Jim and Monika for a few years on south 18th st and I want to say we had more fun with Jim and Monika than any other neighbors we ever had. I'll remember them forever.
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc. left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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