Johnny William Kirkland

LAKELAND, Fla. –Johnny William Kirkland, 76, died Feb. 6 in Lakeland, Fla.

He was born on Feb. 18, 1942, in Wheeling, W. Va., to John and Alberta (Kail) Kirkland Jr.

Mr. Kirkland was a United States Air Force veteran and was in the band. He was a Mason at Lisbon Lodge in Ohio.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Patricia E. Kirkland; his brother, Samuel Kirkland (Mary Beth); his children, Mary Kay Washam (Scott), Mark Kirkland (Amy) and William Kirkland (Regan); his stepsons, Scott Grossen (Mary Beth) and Russell Grossen (Jessica); 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren.

Arrangements were handled by Heath Funeral Chapel.

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