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
Poteet, Jr.

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
Warren, Michigan.

Bro. Kenneth Dowdy will officiate at the services.

Pallbearers will be her 3 grandsons and 5 nephews.
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