PETERSTOWN, WV Ruth Dunn Kirby, age 95, passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017, at Country View Assisted Living in Peterstown, WV. Mrs. Kirby was born June 15, 1922, at Midway, VA, to the late Nile Glenn Dunn and Edna Buckland Dunn. She was the beloved wife of the late Glenn Kirby who passed away in 1984. In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her baby sister Jean Marie Dunn, Brother Cliff Dunn and Nephew Wayne Dunn, Brother Darius Dunn and his wife Juanita.
Mrs. Kirby was employed at Celanese, and at E. I. Terry's store in Peterstown. In later years, she worked at Peterstown Elementary school in the cafeteria and library. She was a member of the Peterstown Missionary Baptist Church.
Mrs. Kirby leaves behind one surviving sister, Ina Dunn Lucas and sister-in-law Dorothy Dunn as well as nieces and nephews: Peggy Dunn Martin and husband Tommy, Mike Lucas, Dwight Lucas and wife Teresa, Pat Lucas Bostic and husband Mike, LaDonna Dunn Conley and husband David, and Katy Dunn. Mrs. Kirby leaves many more great nieces and nephews, and a host of caring friends and neighbors.
A graveside service will be held 2:00 PM, Sunday, November 12, 2017, at the Peterstown Cemetery.
Flowers may be sent to Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home in Peterstown.
Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the family at www.broyles-shrewsbury.com.
Arrangements by Broyles Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.
Published on November 10, 2017