Family of Harlis Amos KIRBY (143) & Hettie Elizabeth MURPHY
Mary Lovelle married Cyril Edward CHANDLER, son of Thomas Claude CHANDLER & Maggie Lee WOODS. Born on 28 Dec 1915 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 88, Cyril Edward died in Nelsonville, Ohio on 23 Jan 2004. Buried on 30 Jan 2004 in Long Rock Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.
Obituary: C.E. Chandler, 88, of Nelsonville, Ohio died at Doctor's Hospital in Nelsonville, Ohio on January 23, 2004 of natural causes. C.E. Chandler was born in Carroll County, Tennessee on December 28, 1915. His father was Thomas Claude Chandler and his mother was Maggie Lee Woods Chandler. Mr. Chandler had brothers and sisters, C.L. Chandler, deceased, T.C. Chandler of Huntingdon, Tennessee, Jack Chandler of Tullahoma, Tennessee, and June Chandler Borky of Huntingdon, Tennessee. He was married to the late Mary Lavelle Kirby Chandler of Carroll County, Tennessee. Mr. Chandler had one son, Jim Chandler of Nashville, Tennessee and two grandsons, Marshall Chandler of Nashville, Tennessee and Robert Chandler of Plantation, Florida. He is also survived by a cousin, Mr. Rodney Chandler of McKenzie, Tennessee, nieces and nephews, and other relatives. Mr. Chandler worked in the construction business and served in the U.S. Army in 1944. He founded an earthmoving, mining and paving company, Chandler Brothers, with his brothers and operated the company continuously from 1947 to 2003. He was also a Mason. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, January 30, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Dilday Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Long Rock Cemetery.
They had one child:
282. Willie Inez KIRBY. Born on 11 Dec 1920.
Willie Inez married Willie Gray WILKES.
They had the following children:
283. Martha Sue KIRBY. Born on 10 Jun 1933 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 69, Martha Sue died in Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee on 24 May 2003. Buried on 26 May 2003 in Highland Memorial Gardens, Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee.
Obituary: Funeral services for Martha Sue Claybrook, 69, will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, May 26, 2003 at George A. Smith and Sons North Chapel with Dr. Ed North officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Claybrook died Saturday, May 24, 2003 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Martha Sue Claybrook was born June 10, 1933 in Carroll County, the daughter of Harlis and Hettie Murphy Kirby. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Medina, Tennessee. She is survived by her daughter, Kathy Littlefield and her husband, Marty of Jackson; a son, Kenneth Claybrook and his wife, Debbie of Dyer, TN; a sister, Peggy McMackin of Hollow Rock, TN; a brother, Fred Kirby of Maryville, TN; three grandchildren, Chad Greene and Jeremy Claybrook both of Dyer, TN and Lindey Claybrook of Nashville, TN and a great-grandchild, Ryleigh Greene of Dyer, TN. Mrs. Claybrook was preceded in death by her husband, James A. Claybrook. Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor's choice. The family will receive friends today, May 25, 2003, at the North Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
On 22 Nov 1951 when Martha Sue was 18, she married James Anderson CLAYBROOK.
They had the following children:
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