Birda Washington Burl, 97 or Havana, Florida passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2014. She was a member of New Jerusalem M B Church of Havana where her service will be held 1 PM Saturday. She will be interred in the Tallahassee Memory Gardens. Bradwell Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements. Viewing and Wake Services will be Friday, February 7, 2014 from 6 PM to 8 PM.
Those left to continue the legacy and cherish her memories include: one son Dr. Alred Smith (Elaine) of Pike Road, Alabama, two daughters Connie Jones (Edward) Havana, Florida, and Veronica Solomon of Cleveland Ohio. Four grandchildren: Dr. Redie Smith Charlotte North Carolina, Paula Collins Lay, Tallahassee, Florida, Johnathan Smith Los Angeles California and Nicholas Solomon Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Three great grandchildren Chase, Stephen and Lailah who she loved dearly. Her goddaughter Kathy Thomas (Newark New Jersey). She had a host of highly loved and who were close to her heart nieces and nephews from Miami, New York City, Maryland, Orlando, Iowa, Atlanta, New Jersey, Houston, Tampa, Quincy, Cairo, Detroit, Dallas, Tennessee, and Milwaukee. She had a great love for her relatives and friends.