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Official Obituary of

Helen (Anderson) Kirby

May 25, 1940 ~ February 18, 2024 (age 83) 83 Years Old

Helen Kirby Obituary

Helen Kirby, age 83, of Manchester, TN passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 18th, 2024 at Unity Medical Center. She was born on May 25th, 1940 to parents L.D. and Elora Anderson in Manchester, TN.

Helen is preceded in death by her parents, LD Anderson and Elora (Arnold) Anderson; brothers, Charles and Thurman Anderson, and Roy Gene; sister, Jessie Koger and Betty Mae; brother-in-law Horace Simmons; and infant son. She is survived by her loving sons, David (Valerie) Kirby and Allan Kirby of Manchester; grandchildren, Clay, Samantha, and Evan Kirby, Katherine (Josh) Haun, Kyle (Shelby) Kirby; great grandchildren, Jude, Kate, and Levi Haun; sisters, Geneva (James) Grosch, Mildred (James) Jones, Susie (Wayne) Espy, Elizabeth Simmons, Teresa (Boyd) Duncan; brother, Wayne (Deb) Anderson; sister-in- law, Marjorie Anderson; and brother-in-law, Gerald Koger; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Helen was a faithful member of Farrah Hill Baptist Church. She was known for her 30 years of service as a school bus driver for Coffee County School Systems.

Visitation will be held at Manchester Funeral Home on Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 23rd, 2024 at Manchester Funeral Home at 12:00 PM. Family will be accepting guests for the service as early at 11:00 AM. Burial will take place at Farrah Hill Baptist Cemetery following the funeral services.

A special thank you to the staff at Manchester Center for Health and Rehab, especially Lauren and Penny.


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