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Gail Leo Bird
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1923
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 2003
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

TAHLEQUAH -- Funeral services for Gail Leo Bird, 80, of Wyandotte will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 29, 2003, at Reed-Culver Funeral Home with Rev. Pat Freeman officiating. Burial will follow at the Moody Cemetery with military honors.

Gail Leo Bird was born March 6, 1923, at Moody the son of Christie and Lizanna (Wofford) Bird and he passed from this life on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, in Oklahoma City.

Gail grew up in Cherokee County and attended Chilocco Indian School. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II.

He was married to Delma Webster July 3, 1951.

Gail worked for District 1 until 1960. He then worked for the Seneca Indian School and for the Seneca-Cayugua Indian Tribe, retiring in 1998.

Bird was preceded in death by his wife; one brother, Thomas Leon Gourd; and grandson, David William Jacob Bird.

He is survived by a daughter, Linda Adams and husband Richard of Moore; two sons, James Bird and David Bird and wife Mary, all of Wyandotte; three sisters, Bobbie Barber and Betty Freeman of Tulsa and Very Freeman of Tahlequah; three brothers, Jack Bird of Whitehall, Ark., George Gourd of Tulsa and Eli Gourd Jr. of Grapevine, Texas; seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Reed-Culver Funeral Home, 117 W. Delaware, 456-2551. 
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  Delma L Webster Bird (1928 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
In Loving Memory
Moodys Cemetery
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
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Originally Created by: Fry
Record added: Oct 08, 2006
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