Joann” Mamaw Jo” Lawson Kirby age 73, departed this life on October 8, 2018, at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. She was born June 30, 1945 in Scott County, Tennessee to the late William Lawson and Lucretia Richardson Lawson. She was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cordell Jackson Kirby; son, William Corey Kirby; (2) infant siblings; (4) brothers; (7) sisters; several other family members and friends.
She is survived by her daughter, Tammy Strunk and husband Tim, Amanda Strunk and husband Chuck; (1) special grandson, Jordie Strunk and wife Peggie; (2) special great grandchildren, Olivia Jordan and Sawyer Cordell; several nieces, nephews, family and friends.
The family will receive friends for visitation from 6:00 p.m. until time of funeral service at 8:00 p.m., on Thursday Evening, October 11, 2018, in the Chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home in Huntsville, with Bro. Carlie Duncan and Bro. Jamie Byrd Officiating. Music will be provided by the Antioch Singers. Graveside service will be at 11:00 A.M., Friday Morning, October 12, 2018, in the Antioch Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville is in charge of the arrangements for the family of Joann “Mamaw Jo” Lawson Kirby.