Funeral services for Mr. Bill Kirby, 77, of Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday, August 15,
2012, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Fox Chaffin Cemetery in
the 7 Knobs community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 2 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Wednesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012, at his
He was born February 11, 1935, in Smith County, TN, to the
late Frank and Mallie Kirby. On October 19, 1954, he was
married to Valmon Kirby, who survives. He was a factory
worker and farmer, and a member of Lakeview Church of
Christ. He served in the United States Marine Corps.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 10
Brothers and Sisters; and 1 Granddaughter: Nicole Lee
Survivors include his Wife: Valmon Kirby of Gainesboro, TN; 2
Sons: Lanny (Kay) Kirby of Gainesboro, TN, and Kenny Kirby
of Cookeville, TN; 4 Daughters: Debbie Moss of Gainesboro,
TN, Donna (Dewey) Mabery of Gainesboro, TN, Sherry (Keith)
Thurman of Cookeville, TN, and Renee (Donnie) Martin of
Gainesboro, TN; 8 Grandchildren: LaDonna Burris, Jamie
(Holly) Moss, Jeremy Moss and fiancée Vanessa Hammock,
Heath Kirby, Torrey Kirby, Nathan Mabrey, Dylan Thurman, and
Ethan Kirby; and 1 Great-Grandson: Andrew Moss.
Bro. Don Bryant and Bro. Johnny Dennis will officiate at the
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