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400 West Cherokee St
Post Office Box 428
Blacksburg, SC 29702
Phone: 864-839-2334
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Candy Kirby

Candy Kirby

Friday, May 17th, 1963 Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

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Obituary for Candy Jolene Kirby (Owens)

Blacksburg -- Candy Owens Kirby, 56, of 545 Bear Creek Road, passed away on Tuesday, December 10th, 2019, at her home.

Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of James Kirby and the daughter of Evaleen Hambright Owens and the late Joe Owens. Mrs. Kirby previously worked for Milliken and was a member of Christian Fellowship Church.

In addition to her husband and mother, Mrs. Kirby is survived by a daughter, Star Evans (Ray), of Grover; a son, Derek Kirby (Katie), of Gaffney; four grandchildren, Canyon and Paisley Evans and Skylar and Kade Kirby; and a brother, Shane Owens, of Blacksburg.

She was preceded in death by her father, a brother, Joe Wayne "Little Joe" Owens, and a sister-in-law, Nikki Owens.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 12th, 2019, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm at Gordon Mortuary. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 13th, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Christian Fellowship Church with Rev. Willie Lanier, Rev. Lucky Earls, and Rev. Chad Ramsey officiating. Interment will follow in Hambright Cemetery.

The family will be at the home of Star and Ray Evans, 109 Little Creek Drive, Grover, NC.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Gordon Mortuary
    400 West Cherokee Street
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
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    Thursday, December 12th, 2019
    6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Service

    Christian Fellowship Church
    615 Peeler Road
    Blacksburg, SC
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    Rev. Willie Lanier
    Rev. Lucky Earls
    Rev. Chad Ramsey
  • Interment

    Friday, December 13th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Hambright Cemetery
    615 Peeler Road
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
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    Friday, December 13th, 2019

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Rebecca Mullinax

So sorry for your lose we will be praying for you now and for the days to come that god will feel your hearts with peace and comfort to each of you.. Sincerely Rebecca and Tim Mullinax
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Teresa L Ramsey

So sorry for your loss. She will e missed. Prayers for all of you. Love you all
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Kim Proctor

So sorry to hear of candys passing. I will be praying for your family
Kim hambright proctor
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Jo Ann Ramsey

I truly am sorry for your loss. The last time I saw Candy zdx we hugged and said ee loved each other. My heart aches for her death. Jo Ann Ramsey
Posted at 03:34pm

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