Originally created 03/03/00

Mr. Willie Kirkland Jr.



SYLVANIA, Ga. -- Mr. Willie "Bubba" Kirkland Jr., 58, of Burtons Ferry Highway, died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2000, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Wesley Chapel Church with the Rev. Ernest Dixon Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Black Cemetery.

Mr. Kirkland, a native of Screven County, was a machine operator at Sylvania Yarn Systems and an employee of Georgia Welcome Center.

Survivors include his wife, Amelia Daughtry; two sons, Willie Kirkland, Millen, and David Kirkland, Sylvania; a daughter, Deidre Randall, Portal; three brothers, James Kirkland, Herman Kirkland and Robert Kirkland, all of Sylvania; five sisters, Helen Bruin and Alzada Boyd, both of Long Island, N.Y., and Florrie Mae Kirkland, Virginia Kirkland and Lila Robinson, all of Sylvania; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be his nephews.

The family will receive friends from noon to 6 p.m. today at Sylvania Funeral Home. The Augusta Chronicle March 1, 2000