Andrew Wordes was laid to rest this morning, March 30, with family and friends sharing memories before sending him back to the earth
The words of Psalm 23 had visible reminders in the setting, particularly "God causes me to lie down in lush pastures."
Approximatley 100 people gathered in the lush pasture of Milton Fields for the service. Jim Bell, owner of the eco-friendly burial grounds Milton Fields on Birmingham Road, donated a plot to the Wordes family for his burial.
A lover of animals and friend to many, he was known as "Chicken Man" for his battle with Roswell over keeping them at his home.