Lonnie “Bodgie” Kirk, age 83, of Burkesville, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018 at Cumberland County Hospital. Bodgie was born on September 12, 1934 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Bertha Scott Kirk and Lawrence Kirk, Sr. He was a longtime employee of Ernest Simpson Construction Company and a farmer.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elvenois Anders Kirk, three brothers, Ralph Dixion Kirk, Luster “Luck” Kirkpatrick, and Malcolm Kirk, Sr., and one sister, Sarah Elizabeth Kirk.
Survivors include one son, Tyrone Kirk of Evansville, Indiana, one daughter, Teresa Kirk of Burkesville, three brothers, Elzie “Bean” Kirk of Marrowbone, Lawrence “Duchie” Kirk, Jr. of Glasgow, and Phillip “Rabbit” Kirk of Burkesville, four grandchildren, Laura Kirk, Alexa Kirk, Matthew Kirk, and Reed Kirk, along with a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service will be held Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville. Visitation will be on Saturday, April 14 from 11:00 a.m. until the service time at 1:00 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.