Marion Esther Kirkwood
CLARKSVILLE - Marion Esther Kirkwood, 92, of Clarksville, passed away Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 in Clarksville. She was born on April 23, 1924 in West Palm Beach, and had lived in Clarksville for over two years, coming from West Palm Beach.
She was retired from the Stewart Title Company in West Palm Beach with over 40 years of service. She was a member of Northwood Methodist Church in West Palm Beach.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Douglas Johns and Marion Myrtle Sparkman Johns; two sisters, Lillian Ailene Morris and Georgia Kimmel; one brother, John Clifton Johns; and a longtime partner, Jerry “Joseph” Croteau.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Monday, Oct. 31 at 10 a.m. CT at Pippin Cemetery in Clarksville with Chaplain Gino Mayo officiating. Interment will follow.
The family request in lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Emerald Coast Hospice, 4374 Lafayette St. Marianna, FL 32446.
Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements.