|Birth: ||Aug. 31, 1922|
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 2007|
Iva Bernice Birchfield, age 84, of Rockmart, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2007. She was born on Aug. 31, 1922 in Knoxville, Tennessee to the late Mark and Susan Johnson. She was a registered nurse for 15 years, a professional photographer and a song writer. She performed on the Grand Ole Opry with the Johnson sisters and also performed with Earl Scruggs and Lester Flatts. She was a member of Whitworth Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Anderson; her brothers, Almon Johnson and Pete Johnson; sisters, Tempi Cross and Leiann Moore.
Survivors are her husband, Leonard Birchfield; sons and daughter-in-law, Charles and Sandra Birchfield of Rockmart and Almon Allen Hipshire of Tennessee; daughter, Linda Jett of Mableton; sister, Helen Sands of TN; grandchildren, Hope Hamilton, David Birchfield, Randy Birchfield, Misty Roberts, Brittany Anderson, Jennifer Birchfield and Jason Hipshire; great grandchildren, Alisha Roberts, Addison Birchfield, Braiden O'Neal, Clayton McClendon, Jesse Hamilton, Nicole Hamilton, Sarah Hipshire and Corey Hipshire.
Funeral Services were held Saturday, Feb. 24, 2007 at 11 a.m. from Clark Funeral Home with Pastor Jack Henry officiating.
The interment followed in Sunrise Memorial Gardens.
Clark Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Sunrise Memorial Gardens
Maintained by: Linda Hester Jett
Originally Created by: Pat
Record added: Mar 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18494245
MaMaw you were my heart....|
Linda Hester Jett
Added: Dec. 8, 2008
Rest in peace!|
Added: Nov. 19, 2008