Joel T. Kirkwood, 38, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at his home in Newnan. He was born January 5, 1975, in Opelika, AL, to John Skipper Kirkwood & Elizabeth Anne Holcombe. Joel served his country in the U.S. Navy for four years.
The memorial service is Sunday, March 17, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. at Loyd Presbyterian Church with Dr. Rix Threadgill & Dr. Tony Dean officiating. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall following the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Loyd Presbyterian Church, 550 Upper Glass Bridge Rd, LaGrange, GA, 30240 or to West Georgia Hospice Charitable Fund, 1514 Vernon Rd., LaGrange, GA, 30240.
Condolences can be expressed online at www.mckoon.com
Survivors include wife, Sheree Turner; mother & step-father, Elizabeth & Wade Hall; father & step-mother, Skipper & Juanita Kirkwood; step-son, Christopher Daniel Turner; brother, Milton Kenneth “Kirk” Kirkwood; step-brothers, Charles Edward Hall, Christopher Robert Hall, Scott Perkins, Jason Perkins; and several nieces and nephews.
McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory (770) 253-4580