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Myra Birdell Davis

Myra Birdell Davis

Female 1903 - 1981

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  • Born  3 July 1903  Cullowhee, Jackson, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  2 June 1981  Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried  5 June 1981  Webster, Jackson, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID  I3159  Main
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Father  Robert Davis 
    Mother  Lillie M. Love 
    Family ID  F1877  Group Sheet

    Family  Wright L. Lawhorn,   b. 4 February 1877, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 April 1955, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  8 Jun 2008 
    Family ID  F987  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Birdell Lawhorn
    Birdell Lawhorn
    From the 1968 75th Anniversary Yearbook of Winston Salem State University. The yearbook was dedicated to her by the class of 1968. https://archive.org/details/75thanniversaryy1968wins
    Birdell Lawhorn, dorm matron of Atkins Hall
    Birdell Lawhorn, dorm matron of Atkins Hall
    Winston-Salem State College yearbook 1968

    Documents
    article about Birdell Lawhorn receiving yearbook dedication
    article about Birdell Lawhorn receiving yearbook dedication
    From the March 1968 issue of The Argus, newspaper of Winston Salem State University. She was a dorm matron in Atkins Hall. http://newspapers.digitalnc.org/lccn/2015236574/1968-03-01/ed-1/seq-1.pdf
    Obituary: Birdell Lawhorn
    Obituary: Birdell Lawhorn
    From the June 2, 1981 issue of the Sylva Herald and Ruralite newspaper

    Headstones
    Birdell Davis Lawhorn is buried in Stillwell Cemetery
    Birdell Davis Lawhorn is buried in Stillwell Cemetery
    Photo by Richard Jordan

  • Sources 
    1. [S376] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VH5Y-FGK : 8 December 2014), Myra Birdell Davis, 03 Jul 1903; from "North Carolina, Birth and Death Indexes, 1800-2000," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing vol. 5, p. 103, Jackson, North Carolina, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh.

    2. [S2] Social Security Death Index (FamilySearch).
      "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VMB1-662 : 20 May 2014), Birdell Lawhorn, Jun 1981; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

    3. [S383] "Obituary: Birdell M. Lawhorn." Sylva Herald and Ruralite, 11 June 1981, page 11.

    4. [S377] Find-A-Grave Index (FamilySearch).
      "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVLK-47TV : 11 July 2016), Birdell Davis Lawhorn, 1981; Burial, Webster, Jackson, North Carolina, United States of America, Stillwell Cemetery; citing record ID 99592350, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.