Ruby Kirkland
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Wednesday
14
November

Visitation

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Crisp Funeral Home
PO Box 1639, 669 Highway 19 South
Bryson City, North Carolina, United States
Thursday
1
January

Funeral Service

Thursday, January 1, 1970
Holly Springs Baptist Church
77 Holly Springs Church Road
Bryson City, North Carolina, United States
Service Time: 2:00 PM
Wednesday
14
November

Interment at: Holly Springs Cemetery

2:00 pm
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Holly Springs Cemetery
Bryson City, North Carolina, United States

Obituary of Ruby Kirkland

On Sunday, November 11, 2018, God heard our prayers and gave our mother, Ruby Brown Kirkland, her ultimate healing.

She was a lifelong member of Holly Springs Baptist Church where she actively served. She was active in the community development club, 4H club and was devoted to family and friends. Her door was always open and she always had a spot at her table.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Cleophus Kirkland who died May 17, 2012 and her parents, Glenn and Pearl Brown; and her grandson, Scott Lee Kirkland.

She is survived by Sandra Materangelo and husband Leo of Anderson, SC, Barbara Bridges and husband Jim of Whittier; six grandchildren, Jason Howell, Amanda Collins, Kiesha Bridges, Nathan Bridges, John Smith, Janessa Smith; and seven great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday at Holly Springs Baptist Church. Revs. Eddie Stillwell and Tim Barker will officiate with burial in the Holly Springs Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 pm Wednesday at the church.

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