Richard E. Kirkland age 75, of Greenback, passed away
Monday, June 3, at Kindred Transitional Care Center. He was a veteran of the
U.S. Navy; retired from ALCOA and had worked for the Maryville City Police
Preceded in death by: wife, Mary Alice Hitch Kirkland;
parents, Rual and Johnnie Bell Kirkland.
Survivors include: daughters and sons-in-law-Kimberly and
Robert T. Perdue and Kristi and Neil Peterson;
Son and daughter-in-law-Donald and Michelle Kirkland of
Grandchildren-Ian and Gabriel Perdue, Allison and Chayse
Mitchell, Lillyan Peterson, Kristen and Nick Damron and Destiny Compton;
Brother and sister-in-law-Vic and Reba Kirkland of Vonore;
Several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday, in Biereley-Hale
Chapel, with Rev. Dennis Robinson and Rev. Tommy Self officiating. Interment
will be in Citico Cemetery with military honors. Family will receive friends
from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Madisonville.