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Mildred Pauline Kirby

February 27, 1928 — July 22, 2023



Mildred Pauline Kirby, age 95 of Maryville, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2023 at her home surrounded by her family. She was a member of Everett Hills Baptist Church and served as a Sunday School teacher. She was the oldest of 10 children. Mildred was married for 64 years to Jud Sanford Kirby, who served as a Maryville Police Officer for 32 years. Preceded in death by husband, Jud Sanford Kirby; parents, Fred Hipps and Maggie Mae Hipps. Survived by 3 children, Larry Wayne Kirby, Sr. (Diane), Keryl Edwards (Chip), Mary Caylor (Mike); 4 grandchildren, Laura Speer (Brian), Rev. Larry Wayne Kirby (Jennifer), Elizabeth Farmer, Jud Caylor (Ashley Williams); 19 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Ruth Stinnett; brother, Frank Hipps. Memorial donations can be made to Everett Hills Baptist Church “Hospitality on the Hill”, 401 South Everett High Road, Maryville, TN 37804. Family and friends will gather from 12:00 until 1:00 PM Monday, July 31, 2023 at Grandview Pavilion. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000,

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