Charles Leon Kirby
August 13, 1925 – March 20, 2021
Charles Leon Kirby, 95, passed away on March 20, 2021 at his home. He was born in Centerton, Arkansas on August 13, 1925 to the late Fred and Cathryn (Forquer) Kirby. Charles served in the Marines during War II. He received a Purple Heart for wounds received during combat on May 4, 1945. He was a member of the VFW Post 3031 and a past member of Masonic Lodge Post 460. Charles and his late wife, Charlyne used to love to travel in their RV. He also enjoyed fishing and camping in his spare time. In addition to Charlyne, he was preceded in death by his brother, Gene and his sister, Bobbie Brooks. Charles is survived by his son, Mike and his wife, Kathy of Bentonville; daughter, Jeanie Easterling of Rogers; sister, Doris Gilman; 4 grandchildren, Bailey, Skyler, Ann, and Joe; 6 great grandchildren; and a great-great grandson, Connor. A graveside service will be Friday, March 26, 2021 at 2pm in Barron Cemetery in Vaughn. Online condolences can be made at www.rollinsfuneral.com.
- Mike Kirby (Kathy), son
- Jeanie Easterling, Daughter
- Doris Morris, Sister
- He also leaves 4 grandchildren, Bailey, Skyler, Ann, and Joe; 6 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandson, Connor.