Geree Meree Kirby

Geree Meree Kirby
April 5, 1917-August 15, 2014
DECATUR – Geree Meree Kirby, 97, passed away Aug.15, 2014 in Decatur, TX.
Graveside service was at 2 p.m. Aug. 17 at Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie with Dr. Jim Kirby, a nephew, officiating, under the direction of Shaw’s Funeral Home.
She was born April 5, 1917 in Crafton, TX to Wiley and Dora Higgs. Geree married Hobby Kirby on April 4, 1940 in Wellington, TX. Mrs. Kirby was a devoted memkirby OBITber of the Methodist Church, and 72 year member of the Grand Chapter of Texas- Order of the Eastern Star: Dumas, TX.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Wiley and Dora Higgs; husband, Hobby Kirby; sister, Wilma Huntington; brothers, Jimmy Higgs, Weldon Higgs, ML Higgs and Billy Jack Higgs.
She is survived by sister in law, Maxine Higgs; niece, Kasi Elder and husband Jeff; nephew, Jay Higgs and wife Amber; great-nephews, Erik and Bryce Elder and Hunter Higgs all of Decatur. There are numerous other nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and her extended family and friends at Governor’s Ridge, Decatur TX.
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