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 Leah <I>Hudson</I> Birdcell

Leah Hudson Birdcell

Birth
Newtown, Fountain County, Indiana, USA
Death 1 Jan 1968 (aged 77)
Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Burial Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
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Mrs. Leah Birdcell, Former Teacher At Waynetown, Dies

WAYNETOWN- Mrs. Leah Birdcell, 77, a school teacher here for may years, died at about 3 p.m. Monday in the Ben Hur Home at Crawfordsville.

Mrs. Birdecell started teaching in Lowell and then came to Waynetown. She taught here until retiring in 1955.

She was a member of the Waynetown Baptist Church and its Delta Alpha Class. She was a past Worthy Matron of Chapter 435 OES here and a member of the Pi Mu Research Club. She attended Madam Blacker's Teacher's College at Indianapolis.

A native of Newtown, she was born Sept. 10, 1890, a daughter of James and Susan (Coon) Hudson. She married Fern J. Birdcell May 6, 1922 at Crawfordsville. He preceded her in death February, 1965.

Surviving are a son, John J. of Greenwood; two grandchildren, John M. and Susanne Birdcell of Greenwood, and a sister, Mrs. Cora Young of Phoenix, Ariz. She was preceded in death by her husband and two sisters, Mrs. Nellie Harris and Mrs. Edith Fisher.

Funeral services will de conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Servies-Thomas Funeral Home here with Rev. Myron Hinton officiating. Interment will be in Waynetown Masonic Cemetery.


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  • Created by: Erin
  • Added: 18 Aug 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 115673809
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leah Hudson Birdcell (10 Sep 1890–1 Jan 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 115673809, citing Waynetown Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Erin (contributor 47634564) .