Mrs. Christine Kirby age 81, of Mt.Vernon passed away on Friday November 26, 2021 at her home. She was born on July 11, 1940 in Rockcastle County the daughter of the late Joe and Sybile Vance McClure. She was a homemaker, enjoyed gardening, cooking, spending time with family and friends, and was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors are: one daughter; Mrs. Sheila Dykes of Mt.Vernon. One sister; Mrs. Wilma Renner of Mt.Vernon. Two grandchildren; Richard Kirby, and Renee Kirby. Two great grandchildren; Kaylee, and Ryder and several nieces & nephews, and one sister-in-law; Delores McClure also survives. Besides her parents she was also preceded in death by: her husband; William Dean Kirby, by one son; Ricky Kirby, by four brothers; Ovie, William, Howard, and Floyd, and by five sisters; Marie, Leiza, Laura, Jonette, and Renna.
Funeral services for Mrs. Christine Kirby will be conducted at 1 PM on Wednesday December 1, 2021 at Cox Funeral Home with Bro. Marcus Reppert officiating. Burial will follow in the Walnut Grove Cemetery. Arrangements are by Cox Funeral Home where friends may visit from 12 Noon until service time on Wednesday.