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Thomas "Tommy" Michael Kirkley, Sr.

June 3, 1964 ~ September 23, 2019 (age 55)

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Bennettsville, SC

Thomas “Tommy” Michael Kirkley Sr., 55, passed away at his residence on Monday, September 23, 2019.

Tommy was born June 3, 1964 in Bennettsville, SC to the late Curtis Truesdale and Sara Margaret Jackson Kirkley. He worked many years as a clerk at the NAPA parts store. Tommy enjoyed racing, football and was an avid Gamecock fan.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, a son, Thomas Kirkley, Jr. of Bennettsville; a sister, Margaret Rebecca Bostick (Tommy) of Bennettsville; a niece, Rebecca Talbert (Jud) of Bennettsville.

Tommy is preceded in death by his parents listed above and a brother Rick “Ricky” Kirkley.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 A.M. at Sunset Memorial Park on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. A visitation will be held from 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Burroughs Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of South Carolina, 1039 Cheraw St., Bennettsville, SC. 29512.

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September 24, 2019

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Burroughs Funeral Home
688 Beauty Spot Road East
Bennettsville, SC 29512

Graveside Service
September 25, 2019

11:00 AM
Sunset Memorial Park
Main Street
Bennettsville, South Carolina 29512

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