Kirby, James Edward (Summerville)

Friday, October 8, 2010

James Edward Kirby, 48, of Summerville, Ga., died on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010.

He was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Paulette McClaney Kirby.

Survivors are his daughter, Latasha Kirby; son, Codie Kirby of Rome, Ga.; father, James Kirby, Jr.; mother, Mrs. Freddie Mae Kirby of Summerville; two sisters, Cynthia (Brannon) Kirby of Rome, Ga. and LaTonya Wilburn of Stone Mountain, Ga.; three brothers, Walter (Tina) Kirby, Michael Kirby and Ricky Farmer all of Summerville; aunts and uncles, Gene (Nancy) Kirby, Roger (Barbara) Kirby, George (Jean) Kirby, Bobby (Jessie) Bankston Ted (Janice) Perry and Bubba (Charlotte) Southern; nieces, Aaliyah Smith and Azariah Smith; nephew, Walter Kirby; and many other cousins, relatives and friends.

Funeral Service will be Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 1 p.m. at Oak Hill Baptist Church with pastor George Beavers and other ministers officiating.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour before the service.

Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.willisfuneralhomedalton.com.


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