JoAnn Kirby

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

JoAnn Chandler Kirby, daughter of the late T. and Kathleen Burton Chandler, was born April 6, 1937, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Thursday, May 3, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 75.

She married John Henry Kirby, III. He preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a son, John Henry Kirby, IV; a daughter, Kathleen "Kay Kay" Chandler Kirby, and a brother, David T. Chandler.

Survivors include one granddaughter, Kathleen Chandler Kirby Young, of Houston, Texas; one nephew, Michael Nelson Chandler, of Atlanta, Ga., and several cousins and many friends.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 5, in the Senath Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Dondee Barrett, Mike Masters, Bert Barrett, Martin Morales and Chuck Grigsby.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath was in charge of arrangements.