Glenn Kirby

Glenn Allen Kirby

Sunday, August 26th, 1951 - Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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Glenn Allen Kirby, 69, of Salem, passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2020.

He was born on August 26, 1951 in Salem, a son of the late Charles and Emma Loving Kirby and had been a lifelong resident. He was employed as an electrician with Roanoke County Public Schools for many years prior to retiring and attended Fellowship Community Church. Glenn was an avid hunter and outdoorsman, supported Hunters for the Hungry, and enjoyed spending time with his family and grandson Ryan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Charles Benjamin Kirby, two brothers and a sister.

He is survived by his loving wife of 44 Years, Shela Reynolds Kirby; son David Allen Kirby and wife Ashley; his daughter Leah Kirby and wife Megan; grandchildren, Ryan Stuart Kirby and Kaelynn Cordle, and a sister, Elsie Mitchell.

Funeral services will be held at 2PM, Monday, October 19, 2020 at the Chapel of John M. Oakey & Son, Salem. Pastor James Bradley will officiate. Burial will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Sunday, October 18, 2020 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Fellowship Community Church 1226 Red Lane EXT. Salem, VA 24153 or to Hunters For The Hungry by visiting An online guest book is available for family and friends by visiting
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, October 18th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Sunday, October 18th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home
    305 Roanoke Boulevard
    Salem, Virginia 24153
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  • Service

    Monday, October 19th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Monday, October 19th, 2020 2:00pm
    John M. Oakey & Son Chapel
    305 Roanoke Boulevard
    Salem, Virginia 24153
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Pastor James Bradley
  • Interment

    Sherwood Memorial Park
    1250 East Main Street
    Salem, Virginia 24153
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Glenn, we love you and will miss you. Time is so short here and we will be together with our Heavenly Father one day. Love Big sister Elsie M
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