Marjorie Bell Chadwick Birt

Monday, July 30, 2007

Marjorie Belle Chadwick Birt, 85, Greencastle, died Sunday.

Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Ira Clayton and Anna Belle Stanton Chadwick.

A 1938 graduate of Brazil High School, she worked at Kidd Insurance Agency, Brazil.

She was a member of Greencastle Church of Christ.

Survivors include a son, Norman L. Birt and wife Anita; a daughter, Susan Ramsey and husband Tom; two sisters, Eloise Chadwick and Sarah Watson; five grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Betty Sullivan and husband Norman "Scorchy" Birt.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home, Greencastle, with Charles Sebree officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.