Henry Hawkins Kirk, 89, husband of Nellie Thurston Kirk, died August 16, 2014.
Born in Madison County, GA, he was a son of the late Bedford C. and Gracie McCarty Kirk. A U.S. Army veteran in WWII, he also retired from J.P. Stevens-White Horse plant as a mechanical supervisor. He was an ordained deacon and a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Easley.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by son, Lee Kirk (Vickie) of Easley; brothers, Wade and George Kirk; and grandchildren, Nathan and Andrew Kirk.
He was predeceased by nine siblings.
Visitation is Wednesday, August 20, at Gray Mortuary, Pelzer, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. The funeral will follow in the mortuary chapel at 2:30. Burial will be held at M.J. Dolly Cooper Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Richard Campbell Activities Fund, 4605 Belton Highway, Anderson, SC 29621.
Gray Mortuary, Inc.
52 Main St. Pelzer, SC 29669
Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 18, 2014