Services for Virginia Ruth Bird of Columbia were scheduled for 1 p. m. today at Memorial Funeral Home conducted by Bishop Raymond Ethington of the Church of Jesus Christ Mrs. Bird, 67, died Thursday, Feb 24, 1989 at Boone Hospital Center. A registered nurse, she graduated from Seattle College School of Nursing in 1945. Mrs. Bird was born July 28, 1921 in Boise, Idaho to William Lemuel and Virginia Ruth Robinson McAbee. On May 20, 1947 she married Ronald Bird in Moscow, Idaho and he survives. She was a member of the John Corbin Chapter Daughters of American Colonists and Columbia Chapter of Daughters of American Revolution. Surviving are one daughter of Columbia, one sister Helen Shanley of San Diego Calif and two grandsons. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to American Lung Association of Eastern Missouri.