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Margaret Ruth Bishop Bird
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1912
Giles County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1993
Radford City
Virginia, USA

BIRD, Ruth Bishop, 81, of Radford, died Monday, November 1, 1993, at Radford Community Hospital.

She was a retired teacher for the Pulaski County School System. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles B. Bird.

She is survived by one son, Charles B. Bird Jr. of Kingsport, Tenn.; one sister, Dorothy Compton of Eggleston; one brother, Randolph Bishop of Eggleston; one grandchild, Richard Bird of Kingsport, Tenn.; two great-grandchildren, Emily Bird and Ruth Ann Bird of Kingsport, Tenn.

The funeral service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m., from the First Christian Church, with the Rev. Gina Rhea officiating. Interment will follow in Sunrise Burial Park, Radford. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the DeVilbiss Funeral Home in Radford. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of a donation to the First Christian Church Scholarship Fund. DeVilbiss Funeral Home in Radford is in charge of arrangements.

Roanoke Times, The (VA)
Date: November 3, 1993
Edition: METRO
Page: C-2
Record Number: 9311030359
Copyright (c) 1993 The Roanoke Times
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Tinseley Bishop (1883 - 1943)
  Mattie Byer Barger Bishop (1885 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Bluford Bird (1908 - 1984)
 
 Siblings:
  Dorothy Eulalia Bishop Compton (1910 - 1999)*
  Margaret Ruth Bishop Bird (1912 - 1993)
  Julian Edward Bishop (1915 - 1995)*
  James Barger Bishop (1923 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunrise Burial Park
Fairlawn
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
Record added: Feb 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66012605
Margaret Ruth <i>Bishop</i> Bird
Added by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
 
 
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