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1015 West 5th Street

Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870

252.537.4742

info@wrennclarkehagan.com

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SAMUEL LEWIS BIRDSONG, SR.

252-537-4742

info@wrennclarkehagan

Respect You've Known

Samuel Lewis Birdsong, Sr., died Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at his residence

with his family by his side.


A native of Northampton County, he was the son of the late Lewis Birdsong and

Louise Harris Birdsong. Sammy was also preceded in death by his sister, Barbara

Turner. A United States Army Vietnam Veteran, he was a retired carpenter and a

longtime Member of Calvary Baptist Church.


Sammy is survived by his loving wife of 52 years; Linda Odom Birdsong, his sons;

Sam Birdsong and his wife Shannon and Jody Birdsong and his wife Tracy, sisters; Faye Dickens and her husband Pete, Alice Connie, and Hazel Stallings,

Grandchildren; Cody and Dylan Birdsong, Lyndsay Wolfe, and Katie Birdsong, and

his special friends Cliff Stegall and Jimmy McClung.


Funeral Services will be held Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at

Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Andy Sloan and Rev. Randy Martin officiating.

Burial, with Military Honors, will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery. The family will

receive friends from 10:00 A. M. until 10:45 A.M. at the Church.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 1405 Bolling

Road, Roanoke Rapids, NC, 27870.