Obituaries - October 7, 2009

Karen Elaine Kirby

Karen Elaine Kirby, 60, of Ellenwood, passed away Oct. 5, 2009. Ms. Kirby was born in Atlanta.

She is survived by her parents, Wayne and Ruth Kirby of Ellenwood; brothers, Phil Kirby and Lou Kirby; sister and brother-in-law, Ann and Paul Brown; two nieces; one nephew; two great-nieces and one great-nephew.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 8, at Ward's Fairview Chapel with Pastor Martha Forrest officiating. Interment will follow at Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Friends of Cedar Grove Cemetery, Inc., Fund, c/o Roy Hatcher, 3435 Bouldercrest Road, Conley, Ga., 30288. The family will receive friends tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m., at Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel, 376 Fairview Road, Stockbridge, Ga., 30281. (770) 474-1231.