Originally created 07/22/98

Mr. George Kirkland



MILLEN, Ga. -- Mr. George A. Kirkland, 71, of 879 Belcher Circle, died Monday, July 20, 1998, at Jenkins County Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Elam Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Strickland officiating.

Mr. Kirkland, a native of Emanuel County, was a retired merchant and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Millen Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ernestine "Tina" Waters Kirkland; one son, Larry Kirkland, Moultrie; two daughters, Kay K. Sapp and Suzanne K. Brown, both of Albany; one brother, Jack Kirkland, Rock Hill, S.C.; two sisters, Mary K. Hise, Stone Mountain, and Peggy K. Sikes, Waynesboro; and six grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Millen Baptist World Hunger Fund, P.O. Box 827, Millen, GA 30442.

Friends may call until 10 a.m. today at Crowe-Fields Funeral Home.