Lola Ruth Kirkland Starnes
Lola Ruth Kirkland Starnes, age 80, of Maryville, was called home Sunday, June 2, 2013. Ruth was preceded in death by parents, Bud and Pearl Kirkland; brothers, Bobby, Reed and Paul Kirkland; and nephew, Randy Green. Survived by siblings, Creed Kirkland, Shirley Green, Betty Jo Maynard, Nellie Ridenour, Lynn Hitson, Jane Jackson and David Kirkland; and several nieces and nephews. Celebration of life service will be held at Lower Chilhowee Missionary Baptist Church at 6 p.m. Monday. In the place of flowers, donations can be made to The American Cancer Society.