A resident of the West Side for the past 40 years, Bird Robertson of Taft died Saturday in a Bakersfield hospital. A native of Oklahoma, the long-time Taftian died at the age of 60. He is survived by a brother, Ira, of Escalon; a sister, Nina Dixon of Reedley, and other relatives. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Erickson and Brown Funeral Home with Rev. Emil J. Authelet of the First Baptist Church of Taft officiating. The rites will be followed by burial in the West Side District Cemetery.