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Bessie Belle Kirby
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Birth: Jun., 1887
Lonaconing
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1947
Cumberland
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

CUMBERLAND EVENING TIMES
CUMBERLAND, MD.
SATURDAY, JULY 5, 1947
Page 8, Col. 5

OBITUARY

Mrs. Bessie B. Kirby

Miss Bessie B. Kirby, 69, of 29 Browning Street, died this morning in Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient one week.

She was a daughter of the late John R. and Hannah (Arbogast) Kirby of Lonaconing, but had resided in Cumberland for 35 years. She was employed at the Celanses plant.

She is survived by Mrs. Bertie Davis and Mrs. Mary Carter, both of Wheeling, W. Va., and Mrs. Elsie Miller, city, all sisters. Two brothers, William Kirby and George Kirby, both of Cumberland, also survive.

Miss Kirby was a member of United Brethren Church.

The body will remain at the Hafer Funeral Home until Tuesday, when services will be held there at 2 p. m., with Rev. C. K. Welch in charge. Interment will be in Rose Hill cemetery.
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CUMBERLAND EVENING TIMES
CUMBERLAND, MARYLAND
TUESDAY, JULY 8, 1947
Page 5, Col. 3

Kirby Rites
Final rites were conducted this afternoon in the Hafer Funeral Home for Miss Bessie B. Kirby, 69, of 29 Browning Street, who died Saturday in Allegany Hospital. Rev. C.K. Welch, pastor of Evangelical United Brethren Church, officiated and burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery, Pallbearers were George and Edgar Arbogast, Edward Duckworth, D. C. Mangus, O. G. Zellner and Thomas Gray. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Randolph Kirby (1863 - 1907)
  Hannah Susan Arbogast Kirby (1863 - 1937)
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Kirby (____ - 1904)*
  Rachel Alberta Kirby Davis (1885 - 1970)*
  Bessie Belle Kirby (1887 - 1947)
  John Randolph Kirby (1889 - 1918)*
  George Albert Kirby (1895 - 1952)*
  Elsie May Kirby Miller (1899 - 1975)*
  William Robert Kirby (1902 - 1976)*
  Harry Elmer Kirby (1905 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Cumberland
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Charles
Record added: Mar 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106393236
Bessie Belle Kirby
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