Birdie Sara Waller, age 88, of Hartsville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 at the Hartsville Convalescent Center.

She was preceded in death by: husband of 64 years, Frank Waller; three sisters, Dorothy Spivey, Ada Martin & Mary Alice Oldham; four brothers, Thomas, James, German & Willie Edward Haliburton.

Survivors are: son, Ronnie (Brenda) Waller of Lafayette; four daughters, Frankie (John) Popken of Glasgow, KY, Linda (Wayne) Gregory of Hartsville, Doris (Rob Sr.) Rickman of Gallatin, Vicki Throneberry of Murfreesboro; 10 grandchildren, Angela (Mark) Lewis, Abby Stanley, Wendy (Wayne) Chaffin, Lorrie (Nick) Hunter, Rob Rickman Jr., Bess (Matt) Hubbard, Jim (Brett) Throneberry Jr., Frank (Maribeth) Throneberry, Victoria (Tyler) Barnes and Buford Throneberry II; 20 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Sunday, Jan. 1, officiated by Eld. Jackie Kemp.

Honorary pallbearers were: Jimmy Spivey & other nephews, Pastor & Deacons of Knob Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

Active pallbearers were: Rob Rickman Sr., Jim Throneberry Jr., Frank Throneberry, Buford Throneberry II, Rob Rickman Jr., Wayne Gregory, Stetson Holder & John Popken.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made to Knob Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.