Robert Ward Hynd died in a Bakersfield hospital Saturday, October 1, as the result of an injury he received in an automobile accident the week before. He was born July 17, 1940 in Taft, and had been a resident of Taft all his life. Survivors include his mother, Vera Hynd of Taft, two sisters, Myrna Thomas of Sacramento and Sandra Hynd of Taft. The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Foreman of Nevada City, California. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Erickson and Brown Chapel with William Erickson officiating. Burial will be in West Side Cemetery.