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Clifford Duncan BYARD

Clifford Duncan BYARD

Male 1935 - 2007  (71 years)

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  • Name Clifford Duncan BYARD  [1
    Born 16 Sep 1935  Westport, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 16 Sep 1935  [2
    Census 1940  Farm, Campbell, Jennings, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Abt Jan 2007  Westport Cemetery, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Alt. Death 20 Jan 2007  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID US05 
    Find a Grave 52028316 
    Reference Number US1479 
    Died 20 Jan 2007  Westport, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I10482  Byard Families
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2017 

    Father Paul Edward BYARD,   b. 30 Mar 1910, Greensburg, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1982, North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Mabel Fern PORTER,   b. 12 Jun 1907, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1971, Westport, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1927  Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F3907  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 17 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F3738  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Sep 1935 - Westport, Decatur, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Farm, Campbell, Jennings, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Jan 2007 - Westport Cemetery, Decatur, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - 20 Jan 2007 - Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jan 2007 - Westport, Decatur, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photographs
    Clifford D. BYARD.jpg
    Clifford D. BYARD.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Residential: Raised in the New Bethel Community. He has been a Westport resident since 1956.

      Education: He graduated from North Vernon High School in 1953.
      He attended Indiana Central College, Indiana Business College and IUPUI at Columbus.

      Occupation: He was the manager of application engineering at MLKS Bearings in Greensburg until his retirement in 1997. He had 42 years of service with MLKS and held 2 United States Patents for bearing assemblies.

      Awards: He received the Greensburg Area Chamber of Commerce Community Service Award in 1997.

      Memberships: Westport Baptist Church where he had taught Sunday School Class for 38 years, member of the Living Witness Choir, served as a Deacon, on the Board of Trustees and on the building committee.

      He was a member of the Gospel Echo Quartet for over 20 years.

      Member of the Westport Kiwanis Club where he served two terms as President.

      He was a Past Lt. Governor of Kiwanis International for the Farmland Division in 1998-1999.

      He served 12 years (1991-2003) on the Westport Town Council and served as council president.

      Currently serving on the Decatur County Board of Zoning Appeals.

      AIM mentor at South Decatur Elementary School.

      Member of the former Westport Archery Club.

      Member of the society of manufacturing engineers and the society of automotive engineers

      Hobbies: Woodworking, canoeing, hiking, fishing, golf, volunteer carpentry work and traveling.

      His travels have taken him to all 50 states.

      Married to: Zelpha Weekly
      Date: December 25, 1955
      Place: Vernon, Indiana

      SURVIVORS:

      Wife - Zelpha Byard - Westport, Indiana

      1 Daughter - Deanna (Husband-Royce Dale) McCullough - Westport, Indiana

      2 Grandchildren - Jennifer (Husband-Derek) Chastain - Westport, Indiana

      Bryan McCullough - Westport, Indiana

      1 Sister - Clara Suhre - North Vernon, Indiana

      2 Brothers - Dennis Byard - North Vernon, Indiana

      Leslie Byard - Abilene, Texas

      Preceded in death by: Parents

      1 Infant Son

      1 Grandson - Joshua T. McCullough

      1 Sister - Bonnie Marie McKinney

      1 Brother - Paul William Byard

  • Sources 
    1. [S124] Ancestry, jeanne281940 (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S154] SS Death Index.

    3. [S120] Census, Ancestry 1940 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S228] Find a Grave.

    5. [S124] Ancestry, mgrants (Reliability: 0).