|Birth: ||Jun. 14, 1876|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 1936|
Emma N. Birdwell daughter of J.N. Berry.Emma N. Berry married Blooming Calvin Birdwell in 1896 in McKinney,Texas.
Birdwell,Emma N. (Berry)
Funeral Services for Mrs.Birdwwell This Afternoon
Funeral services will be held for Mrs.B.C. Birdwell from the home of her son,Gordon Birdwell,in Eagle Lake at 3:30 this Friday afternoon,and will be conducted by Rev.B.S. Lee,local Baptist pastor.Interment will be made in the Lakeside Cemetery.
The funeral hour,arranged for Thursday afternoon,was postponed until today awaiting arrival of a son from the western part of the state.
Mrs.Birdwell died at the family home five miles north of Eagle Lake at 6:25 Wednesday morning following a ten day illness of double pneumonia.
Mrs.Birdwell,who was formerly Miss Emma Berry,was born in Georgia fifty-six years ago on the fourteenth of last June.She was married in 1896 to Mr.Birdwell in McKinney,Texas,the family moving to Eagle Lake community in 1920.
Mrs.Birdwell was a dutiful wife and loving,tender mother.She was a splendid neighbor,and those who knew her best speak highly of her kind and neighborly deeds.Many friends deeply regret her passing.
She is survived by her husband and five sons,W.C. Birdwell of Pecos,Texas;Harvey,Hughy,Gordon and Newell Lee,the latter probably better known to his friends as "Dink" Birdwell.Three daughters preceded their mother in death.
The people of the Eagle Lake community extend to the family deepest sympathy in their hour of dark sorrow.
Weimar Mercury,January 31,1936
Transcribed by Judy Talkington
Blooming Calvin Birdwell (1868 - 1961)*
Wallace C. Birdwell (1898 - 1958)*
Harvey L. Birdwell (1904 - 1991)*
Gordon Birdwell (1907 - 1992)*
Newell Lee Birdwell (1911 - 1952)*
Maintained by: Jim Rodgers
Originally Created by: darla halley
Record added: Apr 23, 2011
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