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Christine Bird

Published: 12/31/2013

Christine Bird, age 89, of Newport, passed away Saturday, December 28, 2013.

She was a member of Clay Creek Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband William J. Bird, daughter Susan Bird, and sons Fredrick J. Bird and William ‘Sonny’ Bird.

She is survived by her grandchildren Timothy J. Bird, Tabitha Bird, Les Bird, Brenda Bird, and Vickie Bird; three great-grandchildren; brothers Bill Moorefield and Gene Moorefield; sisters Tootsie Cody, Susan Lamb, Edna Munday and husband Ronnie; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, December 31, 2013, from 12:00—2:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Chapel with the funeral services to follow with Pastor Johnny Ellison officiating. Interment will follow in the Dutch Bottoms Baptist Church Cemetery.

The guestbook may be signed online at

Brown Funeral Home is honored to serve the Bird family.

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