Roselawn Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens

1000 S Highway 175, Seagoville, TX


William Foster Bird

June 27, 1930June 4, 2019

William Foster Bird, age 88, passed away on Tuesday June 4, 2019. William was born June 27, 1930 in Marlinton, West Virgina to Wallace and Kathleen Bird.

William proudly served active duty in the United States Marine Corps from 1951-1953 during the Korean War.

William is preceded in death by his loving wife Claire Bird of 42 years, parents, Wallace and Kathleen Bird, brother Tom Bird and Daughter Lois Jean Bird.

Those left to cherish his memory are his two sons; James Frank Bird and wife Jan, Edward Allen Bird and wife Sheila, brother James Abbott and wife Helen, four grandchildren; Allen W. Bird, Michael P. Bird, Will Bird and Katie Lynn Bird, one great grandson Eastin Joe Bird and a host of other beloved family and friends who will miss him dearly.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.roselawn-funerals.com for the Bird family.


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Chelsey Anderson

June 7, 2019

Jim, Jan and Katie- I am so sorry for your loss. I know Mr. Bird was dearly loved and that your hearts are aching. Sending my love. May God’s embrace carry you through. Peace be with you.
Love, Chelsey