Michael Scott Byrd

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, January 17, 2012

May 3, 1986 – Jan. 14, 2012

NATCHEZ — Memorial services for Michael Scott Byrd, 25, of Natchez, who died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at Natchez Community Hospital, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Danny Reed officiating.

Burial will follow under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

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Scott was born May 3, 1986, in Natchez, the son of Michael Forrest Byrd and Regina Gail O’Gwin Byrd.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Max Byrd; paternal grandmother, Geraldine Byrd; maternal grandmother, Virginia O’Gwin; and one cousin, Todd Lipscomb.

Survivors include his father of Vidalia and mother of Natchez; one daughter, Lily Byrd of Vidalia; one brother, Landon Byrd of North Carolina; paternal grandfather, Forrest Byrd of Vidalia; maternal grandfather, Howard O’Gwin of Natchez; two aunts, Kay Deville and husband, Jerry, of Houma, La., and Jan Lipscomb and husband, Randy, of Vidalia; one uncle, Gary Byrd and wife, Billie, of Natchez; and eight cousins, Lance Byrd, Allan Byrd, Emily Byrd Burke, Stephen Lipscomb, Jamie Lipscomb, Sean O’Gwin, Ben O’Gwin and Kelly O’Gwin.

Online condolences may be sent to www.lairdfh.com.