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In Memory of

Wilma Jean Bishop

March 29, 1926 - March 31, 2015

Obituary


age 89 passed away March 31, 2015. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a long time member of Huffman United Methodist Church where she was a loyal member of the Faith Sunday School Class. Most recently she attended Mountain Chapel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Bishop was a graduate of the University of Alabama with a doctorate degree in education. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Educational Foundation and University of Alabama Capstone Education Society. She was a teacher, principal and retired as area superintendent of Birmingham Board of...

age 89 passed away March 31, 2015. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a long time member of Huffman United Methodist Church where she was a loyal member of the Faith Sunday School Class. Most recently she attended Mountain Chapel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Bishop was a graduate of the University of Alabama with a doctorate degree in education. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Educational Foundation and University of Alabama Capstone Education Society. She was a teacher, principal and retired as area superintendent of Birmingham Board of Education. She was predeceased by her husband Robert V. Bishop; son Douglas P. Bishop; and granddaughter Adrienne Bishop. She is survived by her sons Craig R. Bishop (Pam) and Curtis W. Bishop (Suzann); daughter-in-law Jane Bishop; grandchildren Anthony Bishop (Natalie), Alissa Anderson (Jason), Johanna Bishop, Sarah Gibson (Scott), Adam Bishop, Joel Bishop, Lindsay Mooneyham, and Ashley Breedlove (Thomas); five great-grandchildren, Emery, Harper, and Hadley Bishop, and Ella and Noah Anderson; and several cousins, nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Friday April 3 at 10:00 AM at Ridout's Trussville Chapel with the service to follow at 11:00 AM in the chapel. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Huffman United Methodist Church, 711 Gene Read Road, Birmingham, AL 35235.