June 21, 1973 ~ July 11, 2020

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Knob Lick, KY

Stacy Forrest Byrd age 47 of Knob Lick passed away peacefully at her home Saturday, July 11, 2020.     Stacy was the daughter of the late Dwight Forrest and Carol Fields Forrest of Knob Lick who survives.   Stacy was a member of the New Liberty Baptist Church and had a career of Hotel Management focusing on Hospitality.     Stacy lived life to the fullest and when diagnosed with cancer six and a half years ago she held a positive attitude and fought a very courageous battle which she won at 6:20 AM on Saturday.    Stacy used her greatest weapon her faith in God and transitioned into a life free of all disease.    She lived and fought in a way that was an inspiration to all her family and friends.   Besides her mother she leaves behind her husband Mark Byrd.   Three brothers.   Brandon, Dustin and Ryder Forrest all of Knob Lick and her sister of which she was very close to Jenny Liles and husband Billy of Knob Lick.   Also surviving are her niece and nephews.  Abram and Creedence Liles.  Aiden and Trigg Forrest.  A walk through visitation for Stacy will be held from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday and after 9:00 AM Tuesday at the funeral home.    Funeral services  will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday in the Chapel of Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton.     Due to the current Covid-19 crisis funeral services will be reserved for close family.   Mask will be required. Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrust to the care of Mrs. Byrd.  Please share your condolences with the family at

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  1. Marty and Geraldine Sherfey
    Stacy you were a beautiful person and we always loved you even before you were in the family . Rest In Peace now and enjoy seeing your dad .

  2. She was the sweetest person I ever meet. Met her many years ago when she was manager @ Blockbuster. Then she married Mark. Was a brother to my friend (Pam). We always laughed when we All were together. She was a beautiful person inside & out. Rest in Peace sweet girl!!

  3. Stacy was always so genuine and kind. She lit up any room she ever walked into. She will be greatly missed.

  4. I am so very sorry for your families loss. This is so heartbreaking but she gave it all she had. She is singing in heaven now with those gone on before her. Hugs, love and prayers for each of you.

  5. I am so sorry for the loss of this entire family. Charlotte, I am sorry for you. She has been a wonderful time. She will be missed.

  6. I am so sorry that she has loss her battle with cancer. When I would see her she always had a sweet smile on her face. I am going to miss seeing that beautiful face, smile and a loving ❤. May God bless each of you during this time of grief. Praying for you all.

  7. You will always be my favorite aunt and I hope I can be the woman u was. I love u so much and I will miss u greatly but I have comfort in the fact that u will no longer be in pain or sick. Tell ur daddy,granny alice,pa ewelly,and pa harold HI for me.

  8. My thoughts and prayers are with Mark and her entire family!!! She fought hard, but God needed you more! Truly an angel!!! May you Rest In Peace! I Love you!!!❤️

  9. Stacy was very sick, but had come to peace with this and she tried to live her life gratefully, as we all should. There are so many angels in Heaven waiting with open arms for her sweet soul. I send love. Carol, I’ll be sending you love and prayers with everyone else in the family. I wish we could be there.

  10. I’am so saddened…Stacy was the sweetest lady , fun loving, happy go lucky …she will be missed.

  11. So sorry to hear about Stacy. She always had a smile on her face and was a beautiful person. Prayers for the family.

  12. So sorry to hear about Stacy. She always had a smile on her face and was a beautiful person. Prayers for the family.

  13. Stacy, was a sweet person. She always had a smile and was so polite. I remember doing her and Mark’s wedding, she was a beautiful bride. Her battle with cancer is now over. I will pray that the Lord gives comfort to the family during this time of loss.

  14. Stacy was such a wonderful friend all through school. Such a tragic loss for the Class of 1991. Prayers for all her family and friends

  15. Thoughts and prayers for you all. Stacey was always such a nice and kind soul. Fond memories from high school of her.

  16. As one of the newest members of Liberty Baptist Church I only new Stacy for a short time but was impressed with her strong Christian belief and her warm smile. Praying for Mark and all of Stacy’s loved ones. We will miss her.

  17. I didn’t have the honor of knowing Stacy but she and Mark were friends with my son Luke Burns. Stacy cared about people and was a very religious lady. Through conversations I knew her and Mark were a match made in heaven. Rest In Peace. We will be praying for all the family. Lewis and Melody

  18. God gained an amazing angel!!! Stacy and I worked together for many years from Blockbuster to the hotel business! She was an incredible loving genuine person! She will he truly missed! Mark, my prayers to you and your family!!! Fly high my sweet friend!!!! ❤️ I love you!!!!!

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