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Audrella Kirby

Friday, September 10, 2004

EAST PRAIRIE - Audrella Huff Kirby, 67, died at 4:16 p.m. Sept. 9, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born June 24, 1937, in Dorena, daughter of the late Eddie Watson and Inar Davis Busby, she was a lifelong resident of East Prairie, where she was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church.

On March 13, 1954, she married Charles William Huff who preceded her in death on June 28, 1985.

She and John "Bo" Kirby were married Aug. 4, 1990, and he survives of the home.

Other survivors include: four sons, Steve Huff, Chuck Huff and Shawn Huff of East Prairie and Ricky Huff of New Madrid; four daughters, Peggy Robertson of Sparta, Ill., Loretta Carlyle and Donna Hennrich of East Prairie and Tammy Evans of Sikeston; two stepsons, Louis Kirby and Charles Kirby of East Prairie; one stepdaughter, Mary Kirby of Farmington; two brothers, Billy Watson and Sonny Gammons of East Prairie; and 13 grandchildren, five stepgrandchildren, one great-grandchild and three stepgreat-grandchildren.

Two sisters, Marie Sisk and Mozelle Sanders, also preceded her in death.

Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Saturday at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Richard Farquhar will officiate.

Burial will follow in East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Bubby Gammons, Teddy Sisk, Lowell Gene Watson, Louis Kirby, Charles Kirby and Eddie Dean Sanders.