|Death: ||Feb. 4, 2009|
Bird, Ann L.
Mrs. Ann L. Bird of Dothan died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009, at the Ward Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. John Sanders officiating. Interment will follow in Dothan City Cemetery under the direction of Ward Wilson Funeral Home.
The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2009. At other times the family will be gathered at the home of her daughter, Priscilla Bird, 602 Baywood Road, Dothan. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Greystone United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1506, Dothan, AL 36302.
Mrs. Bird, a native of Dothan, attended Dothan City Schools. She was married to Howard Bird of Headland. They have three wonderful children and four grandchildren. She has lived most of her life in Dothan, owned and operated Ann's Beauty Shop for a number of years. She is a member of Greystone United Methodist Church.
She is preceded in death by her husband, James Howard Bird; sisters, Gussie Gunnels, Juanita Stokes, Mae McClintock; brothers, James Lewis and Claude Lewis; and her mother, Frances Victoria Cullifer Lewis.
Survivors include sons, Glen Bird and his wife, Maxine of Greensboro, N.C., Gene Bird and his wife, Barbara of Knoxville, Tenn.; daughter, Priscilla Bird of Dothan; special friend, Royce Mitchell; four grandchildren, Leslie Bird, LeAnne Sessoms of Greensboro, N.C., Kim and Tyler Bird of Knoxville, Tenn.
Active pallbearers will be John Jordan Rick Mercer, Glenn Temples, Densie Williams, Shelby Womack and Mike Helms.
Ward Wilson Memory Hill Funeral Home, Cemetery and Crematory, (334) 792-4194, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in the Dothan Eagle on 2/5/2009
J. Howard Bird (1914 - 1999)
Dothan City Cemetery
Created by: Don Atwell
Record added: Feb 05, 2009
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