Sharon Mackley Kirby, age 70 of Gallatin, passed away Saturday, December 28, 2019. Celebration of Life Service will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, January 5, 2020 at Lambuth Memorial United Methodist Church, with Rev. Micah Myers officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, January 5th from 1:30 p.m. until time of service at 3:30 p.m. at the church. A reception will follow the service at the church. Flowers may be delivered to the church on Sunday, January 5th from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m.
Mrs. Kirby was born February 9, 1949 in Gettysburg, PA to the late David Alvin Keefer and Hulda Irene Mackley Keefer. She is survived by children, Mary Casteel (Anthony) of Gallatin, Sharon Steward (John) of Bethpage, and Frank Lee Kirby (Jean) of Granite Falls, NC; brothers, Lynn Keefer (Joan) of Eagen, MN and Bill Lippy (Lolly) of Lakeland, FL; and 5 grandchildren, Timothy Steward, Tori Steward, Hunter Casteel, McKenna Casteel, and Michael Kirby. Mrs. Kirby retired from the Sumner County Board of Education after 22 years of service. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored to assist the family.