Cover photo for Joyce Kirby's Obituary
Joyce Kirby Profile Photo

Joyce Kirby

January 20, 1933 — August 15, 2023

Joyce Kirby

A private graveside service for Helen Joyce Freeman Kirby, 90, of Cleburne, will be conducted at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, August 19, 2023, in Rest Haven Cemetery, Brady, Texas with Mr. Jim Kirby officiating.

Helen Joyce Freeman was born January 20, 1933, in Brady, Texas to Wayman and Novella Harris Freeman. She graduated from Brady High School in 1950. Joyce married Jack H. Kirby on January 27, 1951. She passed from this life on August 15, 2023, after a long illness. Mrs. Kirby was a homemaker; and was a wonderful cook, seamstress, flower arranger, and wedding planner. She was also an amateur writer and inventor.

Survivors include a sister, Fae Fritzsche of Sacramento, California; son, Jim Kirby and wife, Anita of Stephenville; daughter, Robin Price and husband, Kelly of Alvarado; seven grandchildren, Josh Kirby and wife, Katie of Fort Worth, Chad Kirby of College Station, Amanda Mock and husband, Justin of Katy, Ryan Price of Nashville, TN, Kory Price of Alvarado, Kinley Price of Alvarado, and Caleb Kirby of Cleburne; great-granddaughters, Adalynn Kirby of Fort Worth and Abigail Mock of Katy.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jack; her sister, Jean; and her son, Ricky.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to: New Horizon, P.O. Box 549, Goldthwaite, TX 76844
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joyce Kirby, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Service

Saturday, August 19, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)



Private Family Service

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Photo Gallery

Visits: 11

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree