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John Henry Kirby

July 20, 1939 November 27, 2018
John Henry Kirby
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Obituary for John Henry Kirby

John Henry Kirby, age 79, of Lithia Springs, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018.  He was born on July 20, 1939 in Atlanta, Georgia, son of the late Hoyt Milton Kirby and the late Cora Jane Berrong Kirby. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict, and retired as a Sales Manager for U.S. Tobacco. He was an avid metal detector and collected Civil War relics and coins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Celia Franklin Kirby and his son, John David Kirby.
John is survived by his daughter, Jill Kirby Perry and husband James O’Neal; grandchildren, Reanna Perry, Layna Jordan Perry, Jayme Perry, and James Perry, Jr.; brother, Phillip Kirby and wife Patricia of Cedar Bluff, Alabama; nephews, David and Janet Cole and Steve and Sheila Cole, and other beloved nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Friday, November 30, 2018, from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the funeral home followed by a Graveside Service at 12:00 Noon at Mt. Harmony Memorial Gardens, 581 Veterans Memorial Highway SE, Mableton, GA  30126. 
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Hightower’s Memorial Chapel has charge of the arrangements 770-489-2818.

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10:00 AM 11/30/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/30/2018 11:00:00 AM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

12651 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel
12651 Veterans Memorial Highway Douglasville 30134 GA
United States





12:00 PM 11/30/2018 12:00:00 PM
Mt. Harmony Cemetery

581 Veterans Memorial Highway SW
Mableton, GA 30126

Mt. Harmony Cemetery
581 Veterans Memorial Highway SW Mableton 30126 GA
United States

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