Funeral  services  for  Mrs.  Valmon  Lambert  Kirby,  81,   of
Gainesboro,  TN, will  be  held  at  11 A.M. on Thursday, April 6,
2017,   at   Anderson  -  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home   in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Fox Chaffin Cemetery in
the Seven Knobs community of Jackson County, TN.

  The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 P.M.  to
9 P.M., and on Thursday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

She passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at her residence.

  She  was born November 7, 1935, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  Gustis Lambert  and  Lillian Lambert.  On  October 19,
1954, she was married to the late Bill Kirby,  who  passed  away
August 12, 2012. She  was  a  garment  factory  worker,  and  a
member  of  the  Lakeview  Church of Christ. She loved flowers,
and loved to cook for family and friends.

  In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded
in  death  by  1  Daughter:  Debbie  Moss;  3  Brothers:    Elbert
Lambert,    Bernice Lambert,    and    Jonas E. Lambert;   and 1
Granddaughter: Nicole Lee Mabery.

  Survivors include 2  Sons: Lanny (Kay) Kirby
 of  Gainesboro,
TN, and Kenny Kirby of Cookeville, TN;   3   Daughters:   Donna
(Dewey) Mabery and Renee (Donnie) Martin, all of Gainesboro,
TN,   and    Sherry   (Keith)   Thurman   of   Cookeville,   TN;   8
Grandchildren:   LaDonna Burris,   Jamie (Holly) Moss,   Jeremy
(Vanessa) Moss,   Heath  (Krista) Kirby,   Torrey  Kirby, Nathan  
   Dylan    Thurman,     and     Ethan    Kirby;   3  Great  
  Andrew  Moss,   Lennon   Moss,    and     Alivia
1 Sister: Audra Young; and   1   Brother: Billy Lambert of
  TN.   Several  nieces,  nephews,   cousins,  other
relatives, and friends also survive.

  Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at the services.
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