memorial service for Gordon James Birrell, 55, of Early, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2, 2015 at the Brown County Youth Fair Homemaking Building. Cremation is under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home.

He died Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

He was born on Oct. 30, 1959 in Big Spring, to Bill and Zay Harmon Birrell. He married Lisa Glenn on Sept. 7, 1996. He worked independently as an inventory auditor.

He is survived by his wife, Lisa Birrell; two daughters, Morgan Birrell, and Megan Tidwell, husband Craigan and granddaughter Emma, all of Early; two brothers, Ron Birrell and wife Dorinda of Denver, Colo. and Greg Birrell and wife Clarice of Big Spring.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends are invited to sign the guestbook at