KIRKLAND, William, 81 of Tampa, went to be with the Lord April 14, 2013. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Barbara, sons William "Butch" Kirkland Jr. (Marcella) and Wayne Kirkland (Teri), 6 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, niece Gloria and several other nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on April 28, 2013 at 2PM at Buchanan Baptist Church, 808 W. Bearss Ave, Tampa FL conducted by Rev. William Thacker with the family recieving guests at 1PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Buchanan Baptist Church or LIfePath Hospice.