JULIAN - Jenna Blair Kirkman, 25, of 4619 Scythe Road North, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at Moses Cone Hospital.
A native of Guilford County, she was the daughter of Don Reed and Karen Greeson Kirkman. Jenna had been employed by Red Bowl Asian Bistro and Ciao Pizza Italian Restaurant and was a member of Mt. Hope United Church of Christ.
Survivors include her parents; life partner, Chris Amaya, of the home; brother, Don Reed Kirkman Jr. and wife Jennifer of Greensboro; sister, Anna Kirkman and husband Jared Lashley of Greensboro; nieces, Eliza Kirkman and Gillian Lashley; paternal grandparents, Bill and Virginia Kirkman of Greensboro; maternal grandmother, Lillian Greeson of Julian; and her best friend, Stephen Humphries, of the home.
The family will be at the home of the parents, 4621 Scythe Road, Julian, N.C.
There will be a private memorial service.
A reception to celebrate Jenna's life will be held in the Fellowship Hall of Mt. Hope United Church of Christ on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 from 6 until 9 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Jenna Kirkman Memorial Fund, c/o Mt. Hope United Church of Christ; 2400 Mt. Hope Church Road, Whitsett, NC 27377.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com