|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1872|
|Death: ||Sep. 4, 1962|
Mrs. Josephine Gordon Kirby, widow of Joseph Kirby, of Hiawassee, passed away after a long illness. She was 90.
A member of a pioneer Georgia family, she was the daughter of the late James and Nancy Cash Gordon. Mrs. Kirby was a native of Towns County, and had been a member of Enotah Baptist Church near Hiawassee for 70 years.
Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Arthur Maney of Hayesville, NC; Mrs. Harley Sayre of Akron, Ohio, and Mrs. George Kelly and Mrs. Ralph Nicholson of Hiawassee, Ga.; three sons, Gordon Kirby and Emory Kirby of Hiawassee, Ga., and Vernie J. Kirby of Blue Ridge, Ga.; two sisters, Mrs. Sara Holloway and Mrs. Maggie Stitchcomb of Winder, Ga.; 34 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Services were held in Enotah Baptist Church. Burial was in the church cemetery.
September 13, 1962
Joseph Henry Kirby (1861 - 1945)*
W Kirby (1927 - 1929)*
L B Kirby (1935 - 1937)*
May They Find Joy
Enotah Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Cat 8521
Record added: Nov 02, 2009
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