W.C. Kirk, 74, of Manila died Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, at his home. He was born Nov. 9, 1941, in Dell to the late Woodrow and Dink Hale Kirk and had been a lifelong Mississippi County resident. He was a retired truck driver for Vester Spencer Trucking in Lake City and was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by one son, Tony Kirk of Big Sandy, Texas; three daughters, Jo Ann Garrett of Monette, Diane Newcom of Black Oak, and Symantha Kirk of Manila; one brother, Charles Kirk of Osceola; two sisters, Dorothy Williams of Osceola and Mary Ann Pritchard of Jonesville, La. Mr. Kirk also leaves six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Jerry Pentecost officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery.
The family will receive visitors from 12:30 until service time at the funeral home. Guest register:www.HowardFuneralService.com