Linda Lu "Mamaw" Bird
Big Lake- Linda Bird, 83, of Big Lake passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at San Angelo Community Hospital.
Visitation will be held from 6p.m. to 8p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013 at Johnson's Funeral Home.
Graveside service will be held at 3p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Glen Rest Cemetery in Big Lake, Texas.
She was born March 11, 1930, in Tawakoni, Texas. She was married to James H. Bird, August 18, 1948, in San Angelo, Texas. She was a teacher, homemaker, and a "Mamaw". She loved her "grandbabies" and spent every chance she could going to visit and spend time with them.
She was preceded in death by her husband James Howard Bird, a daughter Karen and a sister Betty.
Survivors include her daughters; Ginger Aly and husband Jackie of Houston, Melissa Bird of Big Lake; her son Steve Bird and Wife Nola of Big Lake; six grandchildren Tandi George and husband Chris, Jamie Bird and fiancé Sonya, Kassi Bird, Mathew Bird, Sarra Settle, and Ted Settle; four great-grandchildren Nicholas George, Rowan Bird, Lyra Bird and one due in August.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Bird, Mathew Bird, Ted Settle, Travis Neff, Shawn Adams, and Rusty Adams.
Honorary pallbearers will be Norman Guess, Joe Lucas, Robert Gunnels, Gilbert Romero, David Romero, Bubba Akin, Alan Garner, Jackie Aly, Chris George, and Nicholas George.
The family would like to thank all the wonderful nurses and staff at the hospital that took wonderful care of Memaw.
Family and friends may sign the online register book at www.johnsons-funeralhome.com