Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

December 24, 2012

Grover Lee Kirby

BLUEFIELD — Grover Lee Kirby, age 73, of Route 5 Box 419-B (Henry Hollow Road), Bluefield, W.Va., passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

Born on January 25, 1939 in Montcalm, he was a son of Edith Taylor Kirby of Route 4, Bluefield and the late Olen Giles. He had been a lifelong resident of Mercer County and was a retired truck driver. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Kirby; two sisters, Aldine Kirby and Wanda Dunford; and two brothers, Raymond and Gene Kirby.

Survivors include: Mother: Edith Taylor Kirby of Route 4, Bluefield; son: David Kirby of Bluefield; one grandchild and five great-grandchildren; one brother: Jason Kirby; two sisters: Carolyn Kirby of Princeton, Sherry Lynn Kirby of Princeton.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Chapel in Bluewell with Minister Paul Delida officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell where family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences will be accepted at www.cravens-shires.com

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • David Lee Schrom David Lee Schrom

    David Lee Schrom, 41, of Henderson, NV formerly of War passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Henderson.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sadie Marie Proffitt Sadie Marie Proffitt

    Sadie Marie Proffitt, 89, of Pleasant Hill Estates, Princeton, WV, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Richard W. Phelps Richard W. Phelps

    Richard W. Phelps (88) passed away July 21, 2014 at his home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ralph Lugar Givens

    Ralph Lugar Givens, 89 of Narrows, VA went to be with the Lord on July 1, 2014 in Pearisburg, VA

    July 24, 2014

  • Frederick W. Snider Jr. Frederick W. Snider Jr.

     Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward

    Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward, age 84 of North Tazewell, VA departed this life Monday, July 21, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA, following a long illness.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • JoAnn Dunn Harless JoAnn Dunn Harless

    JoAnn Dunn Harless, 51 of Rich Creek, VA passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014 at her home following an extended illness.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Reba Jennings Moye Blevins Reba Jennings Moye Blevins

    Reba Jennings Moye Blevins of Daniels, WV, died July 20, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • David Lee Schrom David Lee Schrom

    David Lee Schrom, 41, of Henderson, NV formerly of War passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Henderson.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • George Thomas Haynes George Thomas Haynes

    George Thomas Haynes 89 of Stewart St. Welch, WV passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

Local News
Editorials