Puckett, Kirby Age 45, of Scottsdale, AZ, formerly of Minneapolis, MN. Survived by daughter, Catherine Puckett, son, Kirby Puckett, Jr., both of Edina, MN; fiancee, Jodi Olson and her son, Cameron of Scottsdale, AZ; 3 brothers, Charles Puckett of Chicago, IL, William L. Puckett of Zion, IL, Ronnie (Melva) Puckett of Oak Lawn, IL; 3 sisters, June (Tommy) Sinkfield of Kenosha, WI, Frances Hunter and Jacqueline (George) Moore, both of Zion, IL; aunt, Salitha Smith of Norfolk, VA; lifelong friend, Darryl Hughes of Atlanta, GA; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by father, William A. Puckett; mother, Catherine M. Puckett; and brothers, Donnie & Spencer Puckett. Family and MN Twins plan a celebration of Kirby's life on Sunday, March 12th at 7 PM at the Metrodome. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Heart Association, 4701 West 77th Street, Mpls, MN 55435, or Kirby Puckett Memorial Fund, C/O MN Community Foundation, 500 Fifth Street Center, 55 Fifth Street East, St. Paul, MN 55101-1797. Washburn-McReavy Edina Chapel 952-920-3996
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.