Originally created 11/25/03

Mr. T.J. Bird (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, November 24, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital, Mr. T.J. "Jake" Bird, husband of Mary Lariscy Bird of Martinez. Other family members include his son, Edwin K. Bird of Augusta; sister, Nell Bird Wilson of Beech Island. Mr. Bird was a native of Candler County and had lived in the Augusta area for the last 50 years. He retired from DuPont, Savannah River Site as a lab supervisor after 37 years of service. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 26, 2003 at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet and Son with Rev. Terry M. Doss officiating. Pallbearers will be Calvin Wilson, Tim Wilson, Bryon Wilson, Todd Wilson, Bill Lariscy and Trey Lariscy. Burial will be at Westover Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at Thomas Poteet and Son. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Rd. Augusta, GA 30906. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd. Augusta, GA 30907. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle November 25, 2003