John Edward Byrne

Born: Mon., Jan. 6, 1947
Died: Thu., Apr. 27, 2017


1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Apr. 30, 2017
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Celebration of Life

4:00 PM Sun., Apr. 30, 2017
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Service

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John Edward Byrne, 70 of Shelbyville, IN passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at his residence.

He was born on January 06, 1947 in Indianapolis, IN. He was the son of the late Robert Byrne and Ruth (Hawkin) Byrna. John and Kathy were married 40 years.

John is survived by his Daughters: Kelly (Husband Rainey )Higginbottom, SC,; Marci (Husband Rodney) Suiter, Waldron, IN, Son: John Byrne, Jr., SC, Grandchildren: Serena Tyler, Rainey Higginbottom Jr., Dustin Higginbottom, Jeff Stodghill, Church Byrne lll, David Byrne, Lucas Byrne, Lauren Suiter, Allison Suitter, Jett Suiter; 8 great-grandchildren.

He was proceeded in death by: daughter: Anita Byrne and brother Danny Byrne.

He was self employed contractor until his retirement in 2002.

He was a member of Hope's Point Church.

John enjoyed working on antique cars as his favorite hobby. He also attended the sugar valley rally several times in his life.

Visitation will be Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM at Murphy-Parks Funeral Services, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, IN.

Celebration of Life service will be held Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 4:00 PM at the funeral home with Pastor Edwin Mohr officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the John Byrne funeral expense fund in care of Murphy-Parks Funeral Service.

Funeral Directors Greg, Sheila and Stuart Parks are honored to conduct the services for Mr. Byrne.

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Gregg and Nina Lemasters
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
Rest in peace old friend.

Greg Faulconer
   Posted Fri April 28, 2017
Kathy, I'm so sorry to hear of Johns passing, If there is anything that I can do to help, please let Me know. I will do what i can.

Paula & Mike Cochran
   Posted Fri April 28, 2017
so sorry Kathy & family. Lots of good memories

Diane and Clay Begley
   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Oh Kathy we are so sorry for your loss. We sure had some great times, our jam sessions, and baking and remodeling and all the crazy stuff we all got into! Our prayers are with you and your family as you deal with your loss. We sure love you guys and all the fun we had. We will never forget. May John RIP and you find peace in your soul. God Bless you.

   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Rest in piece John. I will miss seeing Elvis with you. Tell Elvis I said hi.

Judy buster
   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Kathy and family,so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Jodie and Jacob Byrne Tyler and Oliver Solomon
   Posted Sun April 30, 2017
(Matthew 5:4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.)

We are thinking of you all and wishing you moments of peace and comfort as we are remembering John. Sending healing prayers and thoughts.

With deepest sympathy love,
Jodie,Tyler,Jacob and Oliver

Susan Parker
   Posted Tue May 02, 2017
I am truly sorry to hear of your loss of John Edward Byrne. Please except my condolences and my prayers are with you.

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