|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1850|
|Death: ||Dec. 25, 1904|
Russell Record June 8, 1953........................
Picture....This is James Roger Bickerdyke, early Russell county educator whose memory and contributions to education have been perpetuated by the Russell Board of Education's action last week in naming the new south side elementary school at Fourth and Maple Sts. as the J.R. Bickerdyke Elementary School. James, the son of the well-known "Mother" Bickerdyke, was Russell county superintendent of public instruction from 1888 to 1894 and headed the Bunker Hill schools for more than 10 years.
Tombstone Inscription: "Tribute-Bunker Hill Alumni & Friends"
Russell City Cemetery
Created by: JLF
Record added: Feb 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85215872