Funeral services for Mrs. Nethel "Lois" Poteet Birdwell,
80, of Franklin, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday,
January 3, 2015, at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Rob Draper
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County,
The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and Saturday from 1 P.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, December 30, 2014, at the
Williamson Medical Center in Franklin, TN.
She was born June 24, 1934, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Everette and Mary Brewington Poteet. She was married to
the late Edward D. Birdwell who passed away July 19, 1999.
She worked in Bible and book sales and was a member of the
Roseville Church of Christ in Roseville, Michigan.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 3 Sisters: Moline VanHooser, Molden Meadows, and
Elease Anderson and 2 Brothers: Robert Poteet and Everette
Survivors include 1 Son: Barry (Michele) Birdwell of
Melbourne Beach, Florida; 1 Daughter: Beverly (Robert) Blair
of Nashville, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Jesse (Lacey) Blair of
Nashville, TN, Zachary Blair of Nashville, TN, and Alexander
Blair of Houston, TX; 2 Brothers: Sam (Carol) Poteet of
Gainesboro, TN and Mitchel Poteet of Cookeville, TN; 2 Sisters:
Frances (Hollis) Walker of Cookeville, TN and Ethel (Claude)
Hackett of Franklin, TN; and a Special Friend: Ray Nowinski of
Bro. Kenneth Dowdy will officiate at the services.
Pallbearers will be her 3 grandsons and 5 nephews.
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