Birdie "Tiny"


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Birdie "Tiny" Bartlett

Nov 28 1926 - Jun 08 2008

Our Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother went to be with the Lord on June 8, 2008. She was born Birdie Ola Hopkins to Lillian Louise (Ward) and Benjerman Issac Hopkins on November 28, 1926 in Little Rock, Arkansas. She married Othla Pedigo in 1940, he preceded her in death, she married Edd Crocket in November of 1945, he preceded her in 1960. She later married Thomas Bartlett in November of 1964, he preceded her in 1999. Together they ran B & T Upholstery for over 35 years. She was an avid sewer and worked over the years at Levis, Diaper Jean, Eddie Bowers and Pools. She is survived by 2 daughters, Ina Arlene Owens of Savoy and Anita Beedle and husband Keith of Mustang, Oklahoma; son Eugene Pedigo of Hot Springs, Arkansas; granddaughter, Zerri Powers of Savoy; 2 grandsons, Bill Owens and wife Donna and Tony Owens and wife Becky, all of Savoy; granddaughter, Darlene Johnson of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; grandsons, Tim Pedigo and his wife Pam of Roland, Arkansas, Jeff Pedigo and his wife Dixie of Roland, Arkansas and Patrick Pedigo of Arkansas; 12 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandsons and 1 great-great-grandson due to arrive in July and 1 great-great-granddaughter; her special baby Kandi. She is also survived by all of her caregivers at Mullican Care Center of Savoy, Always Better Care and WNJ. She was also preceded in death by her great-granddaughter Karina Darnell; grandsons, Chucky Sinor and Allen Beedle; and her son-in-law, Fred Owens. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, June 12, 2008 at 1:00pm at Earnheart Chapel in Whitewright. Officiating the service will be Rev. Houston Garner. Burial will follow at Cedarlawn Memorial Park in Sherman. A visitation will be held Wednesday, June 11, from 7-8pm at Earnheart Chapel in Whitewright. Pallbearers will be Bill Owens, Tony Owens, Joseph Scholl, Michael Darnell, Chad Jennings, and Keith Beedle.
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