Obituary for Vergie A. Kirby (Rector)
Vergie Kirby, 88, widow of Robert Kirby, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the Rockcastle Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Cartersville on July 16, 1929 to the late David Gracie and Jallie Brewer Rector. She had been a homemaker and was of the Pentecostal holiness faith.
In addition to her parents and husband, Vergie was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her children, Fred Allen; several siblings; two children, Clifford Allen and Wanda Howard; and one son-in-law, Bill Howard.
Vergie is survived by eight children: Danny (Wanda) Allen, Ronald (Denise) Allen, Richard Allen, Kathey Stamper, Rebecca Smith, Louise (Gaylon) Brown, Marlene (Rufus) Holmes, and Darlene (Ronnie) Orender; one daughter-in-law, Carlotta Allen; and many siblings, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Vergie Kirby will be held Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Don Wilson officiating. Burial will follow in the Cartersville Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 12:00 PM to the time of the service. Her grandchildren will serve as pallbearers and honorary pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Lakes Funeral Home are requested to defray funeral expenses. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lakesfuneralhome.com.