Carol Jean Kirby, 79, of Belleville, Mich., formerly Grand Blanc, Mich., passed away Friday, June 22, 2012


Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2012  at Sharp Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 6063 Fenton Road, Flint, Mich., with Chaplain Hank Messing officiating.  Burial in Crestwood Memorial Cemetery, Grand Blanc.


Visitation will be held at the funeral home 11:30 a.m. Monday until time of service.


Carol was born Nov. 19, 1932 in Princeton, the daughter of Clyde and Lillian Alice (Hull) Pavey


She graduated from Terre Haute High School.  She married Arthur J. Kirby June 30, 1951 in Flint and he preceded her in death April 13, 1991.  Carol retired as a medical secretary working for Dr. Richard Michelson, Dr. Nelson Schafer and Dr. Donald Nitz.  


She had resided in Belleville since 2003, coming from Grand Blanc. 


Surviving are: three children, Steven and wife Christine Kirby of Lexington, Mich., Sharon Totten and her friend, Neal Robson of Belleville and Richard Kirby of Columbia, Tenn.; four grandchildren, Dawn and husband Dennis Jinsky of Novi, Todd and wife Heather Kirby of Flower Mound, Texas, Tami Goins of Belleville and Alyssa Kirby and fiance Garey Boyd of Grand Blanc; nine  great grandchildren, Kelsie, Kaylie, Alison, Chloe, Noah, Samuel, Emma, Colby and Lola; special friend, Vivian Ingram of Belleville.  


She was also preceded in death by her father, Clyde Pavey; mother, Lillian and step father, Chuck Hamilton.  


Carol  Jean KIRBY