Larry W. Bird Sr. (1942 - 2013)

  • "Dear daddy, It's almost a year since you went home to..."
    - Terena Chauvin
  • "Pops, Love you and miss you madly. Thank you again for..."
    - Tim Bird
  • "We missed you when you moved away,now we will miss you..."
    - Mary Kruger
  • "The Larry I knew was loving, humorous, and always the life..."
    - Susan Sirola
  • "Thinking of all my family and the memories I have of Uncle..."

Larry W. Bird Sr.


Larry W. Bird Sr., 71, of Sumrall, died September 21, 2013 at his home. Services will be Tuesday September 24, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg. Before moving to Hattiesburg Mr. Bird resided in Gretna, LA for 33 years. Mr. Bird was a graduate of Bluefield State College, he served in the U.S. Navy, was a general contractor and was employed as an electrical engineer with GE for 20 years. He was preceded in death by his parents; Roscoe and Edith "Peggy" Bird. He is survived by his wife; Rosella P. Bird of Sumrall; one daughter, Terena Chauvin of Madisonville, LA; three sons; Larry William Bird II of Columbia, Ross D. Bird of New Orleans and Timothy R. Bird of Andersonville, TN; nine grandchildren; three step-grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Visitation will be Tuesday September 24, 2013 from 11:00 - 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg.



Funeral Home
Moore Funeral Service
805 Hardy Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 544-2141
Funeral Home Details
Published in the Hattiesburg American on Sept. 22, 2013
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