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 Fern J Birdcell

Fern J Birdcell

Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Death 19 Feb 1965 (aged 74)
Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Burial Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 115673768 · View Source
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Fern J. Birdcell, Waynetown, Dies; Services Monday

WAYNETOWN- Fern (Jinks) J. Birdcell, 74, died at 9:30 p.m. Friday at his home here. He had been in failing health since last November at was hospitalized in Culver Hospital t Crawfordsville for three weeks before he returned to his home last Sunday.

Mr. Birdcell was employed for a time by Farmers and Merchants Bank here and for many years worked at the Waynetown Drug Store. He had resided in this community all of his adult life and was a member of Masonic Lodge No. 302 here. He also was a member of the Scottish Rite and Shrine at Indianapolis.

Born May 25, 1890, at Waynetown, he is a son of John and Laura Pierce Birdcell. He was educated in Waynetown and Hillsboro schools and attended Valparaiso University.

He was married May 2, 1922, to Leah Hudson. They were married in Crawfordsville.

Survivors include the widow; a son, John J. Birdcell of Greenwood, and two grandchildren, Susanne and John M. Birdcell, both of Greenwood.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 .m. Monday at Servies Funeral Home here with Rev. Myron Hinton officiating. Masonic rites will be conducted at 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery here.

Friends may pay their respects at the funeral home after 10 a.m.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Fern J Birdcell (25 May 1890–19 Feb 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 115673768, citing Waynetown Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Erin (contributor 47634564) .