Originally created 01/02/00

Ms. Gladys Kirby



Ms. Gladys Kirby, 80, of Martinez, died Friday, Dec. 31, 1999, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Martinez Baptist Church, Martinez, with Dr. William L. Owens officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Memorial Gardens, Grovetown.

Ms. Kirby, a native of McDuffie County, was a homemaker and a member of Martinez Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Ruth Sunday School Class.

Survivors include a daughter, Mary Rhoden, Modoc, S.C.; a brother, Willard Rickerson, Augusta; two sisters, Annie Mae Powell, Augusta, and Catherine Maddox, Anniston, Ala.; and four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Thomas L. King Funeral Home, Martinez.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 2, 2000