James Wayne Kirk, 65, of Navarre, Fla., former northeast Arkansas resident, passed from this life, Tuesday Nov. 20, 2012, at the Covenant Hospice in Pensacola. Born at Blytheville, he had lived in Lilburn, Mo., as a child and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Wayne was later employed by Carlock Pontiac in Blytheville for many years. He had been a resident of Navarre since 1982 and was a self-employed auto mechanic.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Jamie and Ron Amick of Manila; and two grandsons, Hunter Wayne Holt Amick and Kaleb Gene Amick.
Funeral Service were 2 p.m. Saturday at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Ferrel Duffel officiating. Burial with military honors followed in Manila Cemetery. The family received visitors Friday evening from 6-8 at the funeral home.
Guest register is www.howardfuneralservice.com.