Mr. Don Kirby, age 78, of Smyrna, TN, died Saturday, January 27, 2018. He was born in Wedowee, AL, a son of the late Soloman Charlie and Cordie Mae Wilson Kirby. Mr. Kirby was a member of the Smyrna Church of Christ. Don was a retired salesman and office manager for Essex Corporation and served our country in the United States Air Force. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Bruce Kirby and a sister, Sue Cosper.
Don is survived by his wife, Sue Kirby of Smyrna, TN; daughters, Suzanne (Clay) Hillwig of Franklin, TN and Jackie (Rob) Heilman of Livingston, MT; sister, Sandra (Willard) Brown of Columbus, GA; brother, Harlice (Sara) Kirby of Wetumpka, AL; 4 grandchildren, Brandon (Tricia) Doyle, Haleigh (Keegan) Fioravanti, Leah (Jimmy) George, Britney (Mitch) Wewers; 3 great grandchildren, Kevin & Harrison Doyle & Dylan George; several nieces and nephews.
Family members will receive friends on Monday, January 29, 2018 from 5 PM until 8 PM at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at 1 PM from the Chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill, TN.
For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to Alive Hospice or the charity of your choice.