Bobby Kirkland, 76, of Snipesvile, died Saturday, March 1, 2014 at his residence. Bobby was born in Jeff Davis County and was the son of the late Dan Kirkland, Jr. and the late Jean Chambliss Kirkland. He was preceded in death by a wife, Jewell Frost Kirkland. Bobby was a farmer and was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Rawlins Morrison Kirkland of Snipesville; daughters and sons-in-law, Tabatha and Vann Wooten of Snipesville, Renea and Brad McCall of Graham, Lynn and Donnie Carver of Ambrose, Cindy and Jim Girtman of Snipesville, and Mary and Dudley Vickers of Ambrose; sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny and Jan Morrison, and Alex and Regina Morrison, all of Douglas; 18 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Miles Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenyon Fennell officiating. Burial followed in Palms Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers were Derick Wooten, Brandon Adams, Anthony Harris, Austin Vickers, Andrew Vickers, Cole Morrison and Bryce McCall.
Musical selections were rendered by Austin Vickers and Kimberly Girtman.
Miles Funeral Home of Hazlehurst was in charge of the arrangements.