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Maggie Bell Birdwell Vest
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1905
Alvin
Brazoria County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2002
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA

Maggie B. Vest age 96, of Wesley Chapel Community, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2002 in the East Texas Medical Center Crockett.

Mrs. Vest was born June 15, 1905 in Alvin and had been living in the Wesley Chapel Community, Houston County, since 1913. Mrs. Vest was a housewife.

Survivors include sons, Herman L. Vest, Waymon C. Vest, both of Alaska, and Charles E. Vest of Crockett; daughter, Iradell V. Hansen and husband David of Houston; 18 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchldren, two great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Fannie B. Vest of Lufkin; numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Preceded in death by husband, Leaford B. Vest; sons, L. Burr Vest and Leamon H. (Lee) Vest; daughter Letha O. Vest; parents A. E. Birdwell and Annie Parsons Birdwell; sister Beatrice Birdwell Vest; brothers Eddy Birdwell and Floyd E. Birdwell; and sister-in-law Lillie Rawls Birdwell.
Pallbearers were Justin W. Vest, Ray Davis, John Vest, Keith Davis, Joel Vest, Carl Hansen, Bradley Vest and Justin E. Vest.

Funeral services for Mrs. Maggie B. Vest were held Saturday, February 2, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Randy Hargrove officiating. Interment followed in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery.
Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

Source: Houston County Historical Commission
 
 
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 Parents:
  Annie Adaline Parsons Birdwell (1878 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Leaford Burr Vest (1886 - 1988)*
 
 Children:
  Herman Lee Vest (1921 - 2013)*
  Letha Opal Vest Davis (1924 - 1999)*
  Leamon Houston Vest (1928 - 2002)*
  Linsel Burr Vest (1946 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ana Beatrice Birdwell Vest (1902 - 1918)*
  Maggie Bell Birdwell Vest (1905 - 2002)
  Floyd Earnest Birdwell (1909 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Married August 4, 1919

 
Burial:
Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Carol Anne Hoch
Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54240166
Maggie Bell <i>Birdwell</i> Vest
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Maggie Bell <i>Birdwell</i> Vest
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Maggie Bell <i>Birdwell</i> Vest
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- Carol Anne Hoch
 Added: Jun. 8, 2017
You were a wonderful Mother, Grandmother,Mother-in-Law,& friend. We Love and will miss you alway's!Love Kay & Bradley Vest
- Kay Babineaux Vest
 Added: Mar. 17, 2011
My sweet neighbor for so many years. We thought about you today.
- Carol Anne Hoch
 Added: Feb. 8, 2011
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