Mr. Birdsong was born January 26, 1941 in Golden Pond to the late Arthur “Buck” Birdsong and Jennie Colson Birdsong. He was a member of the Ross Baptist Church of Gary, Ind. He was retired from Fisher Price Company.
Mr. Birdsong was preceded in death by three brothers, Arthur Huelon, James A. Birdsong and one brother in infancy.
He is survived by his wife, Wilma Lou Birdsong of Murray; two sisters, Mary Lee Mitcheson of Cadiz, and Ann Ezell (and husband Glenn) of Cadiz; two brothers, Boyce Birdsong (and wife Louise) of Cadiz and Monte Birdsong (and wife Debbie) of Cadiz; one son, Earl Birdsong (and wife Lita) of Murray.