Barbara Lee Byrd

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Barbara Lee Byrd, a resident of Holiday Island, was born January 2, 1954 in Brazoria, Texas, a daughter of Barry Clinton Sr. and Wanda Rea (Mitchell) Byrd. She departed this life Sunday, February 6, in her home in Holiday Island, at the age of 57.

Barbara was a member of the Club of the Ozarks and worked as a counselor.

She is survived by her husband, James Frey; sister, Edith (Byrd) Josey and husband Eddie Josey of Statesville, N.C.; two nephews, Cody and Travis Josey both of Statesville, N.C.; one sister-in-law, Tamy Weil Byrd of Jacksonville, Fla.; one niece, Rebecca Byrd of Jacksonville, Fla.; and a host of other family and friends.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Barry and Wanda Byrd and one brother, Barry Byrd Jr.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cass, Arkansas. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at