Mr. Clifford Kirkland, age 85, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at the University Hospital in Augusta. He was born on October 30, 1933 in Evans County to Manor and Lula Kirkland and lived in Claxton most of his life. He was a carpenter for many years. He loved to go fishing and riding the country roads. Mr. Kirkland was of the Baptist faith and is preceded in death by his parents; sons, Eddie Kirkland, Randy Kirkland, and Johnny Kirkland; siblings, Lalia Whitaker, James “Buck” Kirkland, Loyd Kirkland, and Gary Kirkland.
He is survived by his children, Billy Kirkland of Twin City, Patty (Darnell) Waters of Claxton, and Chris Kirkland of TN; siblings, Beatrice Blocker of Glennville, Jeanette Rushing of Reidsville, Jean Kicklighter of Claxton, Ann Kirkland of Reidsville, and Tal Kirkland of CA; 10 grandchildren; several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends beginning at 10:00am on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the Chapel of Low Country Cremation and Burial in Reidsville with the funeral services to begin at 11:00am. Interment will follow in the Brewton Cemetery in Hagan.
Low Country Cremation and Burial is serving the Kirkland family.