Edward M. "Ed" Kirkland Jr.

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Edward M. "Ed" Kirkland, Jr.
GRANITEVILLE, SC - Mr. Edward M. "Ed" Kirkland, Jr., 82, husband of sixty-one years to Mrs. Phyllis H. Kirkland, entered into rest on Thursday, April 14th, 2016.
Born in Columbia, SC, a son of the late Edward M. Kirkland Sr. and the late Montieze Fogle Potts, he had been a resident of TN, where he graduated from Morristown High School, prior to making Aiken County, SC, his home in 1952. He retired from Federal Paper after nearly forty years of service.
Ed was an avid supporter of the Second Amendment and was a proud member of the NRA. In addition to guns, he also enjoyed and was very talented at woodworking.
In addition to his wife and parents, family members include his children, Teresa Barton and her husband, Rusty, Beech Island, SC, Robert "Bobby" Kirkland and his wife, Janna, Beech Island, SC and Amanda "Mandy" Abbott and her husband, Charles, Kansas City, MO; brother, the late Robert Eugene Kirkland, half-brother, John Lee Kirkland, Augusta, GA and half-sister, Joyce Potts, Rogersville, TN; ten grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.
The family will greet friends on Monday, April 18th, 2016, at Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Langley, SC, beginning at 1 o'clock, followed by a Celebration of Life Service at 3 o'clock. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC. Pallbearers will be Joshua, Joseph and Jacob Weed and Jason Barton, John Ryan Kirkland and Reginald Parnell Rearden.
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Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star on Apr. 17, 2016
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