Williamsport, MD – Annie Ellen Kirby, 88, of Williamsport, MD passed away on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg, WV.
She was born on September 14, 1932 in Martinsburg, WV to the late Haliburton and Ivy Mae Emory Allen.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. “Bill” Kirby in 2020.
Annie was employed by E.J. Fennel in Hagerstown, MD as a Seamstress and was a Homemaker.
She was a member of Calvary Temple in Williamsport, MD.
Annie was also a member of Potomac Post #202 American Legion Auxiliary in Williamsport, MD.
She is survived by her daughter Myrna Murphy and her husband Kenneth of Beddington, WV; son James “Bubbie” Kirby and his wife Cindy of Cearfoss, MD; son Joseph Kirby and his wife Louise of Martinsburg, WV; son David Kirby of Williamsport, MD; 16 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by daughters Patricia Poffenberger and Linda Pierce; sisters Eleanor Sprinkle, Ada Underdunk, and Ivy Everhart; brothers Haliburton “Burty” Allen and Thomas Allen.
The family will receive friends at the Osborne Funeral Home 425 S. Conococheague St. Williamsport, MD on Thursday, June 3, 3021 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. The funeral home will be open after 9:00 am on Thursday for the convenience of family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at Osborne Funeral Home 425 S. Conococheague St. Williamsport, MD on Friday, June 4, 2021 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Robert V. Robinson officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park Williamsport, MD. We will also be having military honors for Annie’s husband James who passed away in 2020 following the graveside service.
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