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
residence.
   
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
Mabery.

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
services.
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