Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak with Rev. Steve Clarity officiating. Burial will follow at Anderson Cemetery in Boaz.
Born June 30, 1968 in Metropolis, Mrs. Birdwell had worked the last 15 years at Residence Inn in Paducah. She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her husband, James Birdwell of Metropolis; two daughters, Misty Crittendon of Hardin, Ky. and Kayla Birdwell of Metropolis; one sister, Glenda Jett of Belknap; two brothers, George Wood of Joppa and Timothy McHarry of Ullin; and her mother, Mary Wood of Ullin.
She was preceded in death by her father, Arnold Wood.