Ernest E. Birdwell, age 90 of Hendersonville passed away Jan. 5, 2017.
Mr. Birdwell was preceded in death by wife, Dorothy Birdwell; sons, Lee Birdwell and Leslie Birdwell; parents, Robert and Ella Mae Birdwell; grandson, Derrick Staerker; brothers, Bob, Ralph, Freddie and Eddie Birdwell; and sisters, Pearl Birdwell, Ruby Dewire, Margaret Jones, Thelma Dunlap and Joann Morelock.
Survived by children, Lance (Stephanie) Birdwell, Julia Altamare and Pam (David) Farmer; grandchildren, Lauren Birdwell, Stephanie Staerker and Jason (Carrie) Farmer; great-grandchildren, Samantha Farmer and Jason Farmer; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Hendersonville. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Visitation with the family will be Monday, Jan. 9 from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 10 from 11 a.m. until time of service.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Hendersonville, 108 Monthaven Blvd, Hendersonville, TN 37075, (615) 265-8535, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.