Rev. Hugh S. Bird


Rev. Hugh S. Bird passed away on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, December 27 at Eastside Church of the Nazarene, 1451 E 25th Street, Des Moines, IA.  Visitation will be held prior to the service beginning at 9:30 am.

Rev. Bird served in Georgia and Iowa.  In Iowa, he served at Boone, First (Associate); Waterloo, Graves-Evansdale, St. Mark’s; Evansdale, St. Mark’s-Raymond; Onawa-Turin; Swea City-Ledyard and Lamoni-Decatur-Davis City.  He retired in 1996.

Survivors include his wife Shirley of Des Moines, IA; son Barry of Des Moines and daughters: Penny Wilkinson of Tulsa, OK and Dr. Sabrina Voelz of Oerzen, Germany.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Eastside Church of the Nazarene or St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 610 S Evans Road, Evansdale, IA 50707 in memory of Hugh.

Bishop Haller and the Cabinet – December 23, 2017