Wilton I. Birdsong
Wilton I. “Buster” Birdsong, 82, of Richmond and Deltaville, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2013.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Birdsong; son, William Birdsong; daughter, Ann B. Astrove and her husband Jim; sister, Marie Hawkins; sister-in-law, Lucy Birdsong; and scores of loving relatives and dear friends.
Buster graduated from Thomas Dale High School in 1948 and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
The family would like to offer a special thanks to the staff of Parham Doctors Hospital. Buster will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Deltaville Maritime Museum, P.O. Box 466, Deltaville, VA 23043.