Mrs. Virginia Mae Birdwell, age 92, of Yuma, Tennessee passed away in her home on Friday, June 28, 2019, surrounded by loved ones.
Funeral services will be conducted 1:00PM Monday, July 1, 2019 in the Chapel of Dilday-Carter Funeral Home. Interment will follow in New Hope Cemetery in Yuma, Tennessee. Brother Phillip Gulledge & Brother John D. Small will officiate.
Virginia was born July 31, 1926 to the late Arvel & Hazel Cole in Carroll County, Tennessee. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bendell Birdwell; and son, Ben Birdwell.
She was saved at the age of 12 and attended New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. She was a member of the Eastern Star for over sixty years.
Virginia is survived by a multitude of friends & extended family, as well as her beloved community of Yuma.
The family will receive friends Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 4:00PM until 8:00PM and also Monday 8:00AM until time of service at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home.
Pallbearers include Burton Cary, Joe Hampton, Joe Lewis, Rusty Bolen, Justin Bolen, TJ Hall, Marty Woods & Randy Baker. Honorary Pallbearers include James Whitaker, Warren Rainey & Kenny Wooley.
Dilday-Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 731-986-8281.