Obituary – Billy June Birdwell
MISSION – Billye June Birdwell, born in Cisco, Texas on August 10, 1921 passed away on September 11, 2018 at the age of 97. She was a proud forth generation Texan and longtime resident of Mission, Texas
She taught at Marcell Elementary School for 24 years and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church. She was an avid reader, enjoyed playing bridge, mahjong and always had a dog. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Birdwell, parents, William T. and Minna Hittson. She is survived by her son, Donald Roy and wife Laura, grandsons, Stephen and Sam Birdwell.
Graveside service will be held at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Mission, Texas on October 5, 2018 at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to be made in her honor to Waterford Gardens Senior Living 1522 E. Griffin Pkwy. Mission, TX 78572. Services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home of Mission.