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George

Kirby

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November 21, 2011

GEORGE KIRBY George Franklin Kirby, 84, of 7308 Mill Branch Road, died early this morning, Monday, November 21, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Kirby was born May 7, 1927 in Alleghany County, a son of the late Samuel E. and Dora Chapman Kirby. He had retired in 1989 from the Waste Treatment Plant at Westvaco Corp. after 42 years of service with the company. He was a veteran of World War II with the U.S. Navy. George was a member of Pinnell Chapel United Methodist Church, the Boiling Springs Ruritan Club and was a Retired Charter Member of the Boiling Spring Fire Department and Rescue Squad. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his Wife, Ruby Nida Kirby, in 1992 and also by a brother, Gene Kirby, in 1991. Surviving are his Son and Daughter-in-law, Donnie and Debbie Kirby of , TN; two Daughters and sons-in-law, Kay and Gene Stull of Covington and Ann and Don Hepler of Roanoke; five grandchildren, Melissa Peregoy of Moneta, Lisa Harmon, Susan Gibson, Donald W. Kirby and Shannon Stull, all of Covington; eight great grandchildren; two brothers, Lewis Kirby of Romney, WV, and Eddie Kirby of Charleston, SC; two sisters, Norma Kemper and her husband, Gene, of Covington and Erma Barkon of Baltimore, MD, and several nieces and nephews. Interment will be made in Lone Star Cemetery.
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Juanita /Kenny Helton

Apr 23, 2024

The family of Betty ,we will miss her so much ,I will never forget her Praising the Lord ,always dancing in the presence of the Lord ,always had a heart of gold for the people ❤️, she is now in the arms of the Lord ,

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Laura Harris Waddy

Apr 23, 2024

Betty was my classmate from grade 6 at Watson to Graduation from CHS, c/o 1971. She was very quiet, yet very friendly.
I saw her several times, after her return to Covington, usually at church. She was very spiritual and loved worship and praise.
My condolences 🙏🏽 and prayers to her entire Family.

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J.R. & Mary Persinger

Apr 23, 2024

Sorry for your loss. May Joe rest in a peaceful heaven. Prayers for the family.

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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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