Green Lawn Abbey

Birchfield, Madga

Madga Birchfield
Born -
Died 1/22/1939
WOMAN FATALLY BURNED; PLAN FUNERAL SERVICES

Funeral arrangements were being planned Monday for Mrs. Sadie Birchfield, age 55, operator of a rooming house at 273 ½ South High street, who was fatally burned at her home when her hair caught fire as she was attempting to dry it over an open gas stove. Her death occurred Sunday night in Grant hospital. The body was removed to the funeral parlors of Denton and Donaldson.

Survived by daughter, Mrs. Myrna O’Brien; son, Walter Birchfield; father, Charles Lanham; 3 sisters, Mrs. J. C. Taylor, Mrs. J. S. Phillips, Mrs. Frank O’Neil; 2 brothers, Samuel and William Lanham; niece, Florence Jacokes; several other nieces and nephews.
 
Burial Location
1573