Mrs. Ruby Rosalee Kirkland a long time resident of Rockwood, Tennessee age 79, passed away Sunday February 21, 2016 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. She was born May 14, 1937 in Coalfield, Tennessee; while a member of the Roane Community Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Harriman, TN. Mrs. Kirkland was preceded in death by her parents; Grace and Charles Boyd, and her siblings; Ethel smith, Carl Boyd, Irelon Boyd, Bonnie Wicks, and Mary Jane Boyd.
Husband: Winfred Kirkland of Rockwood
Children: Farrell Kirkland of Rockwood
Janice Yancheson (Don) of North Carolina
Grand-Children: Denise Cantrell (Bruce) of Harriman
Great Grand Children: Colby Beach
The family will receive friends Thursday, February 25th, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Evans Mortuary. Funeral services will follow on Friday, February 26th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chapel of Evans Mortuary with Pastor Mike Pethel officiating. Graveside services and interment will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood. An online register is available at www.evansmortuary.biz. Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the family of Mrs. Ruby Rosalee Kirkland.