Arthur “Archie” Ray Kirby, 60, of Mountain View, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at his mother’s home in Mountain View, Arkansas. Archie was born on January 24, 1962, in Mountain View, Arkansas to Ralph and Mary (Ausborn) Kirby. Archie enjoyed wheeling and dealing, junking and scraping, spending time with chickens and most importantly spending time with family. Archie never met a stranger and will be greatly missed by all of his loving family and friends.
Archie is survived by his mother, Mary “Birdie” Roberta Kirby; one daughter, Christina Kirby; three grandchildren, Cheyanne Young, Abigail White, and Robert Langston; one great-grandchild, Alice Young; two brothers, Dean Kirby and wife Deb and Ralph Kirby; one sister, Mary Ellen Hibshman and husband Steven; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.
Archie is preceded in death by his father, Ralph Kirby; two brothers, Ronnie Kirby and Jimmy Kirby, and one son, Jesse Foster.
A graveside service is Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 2:00 PM at Levisy Flat Cemetery in Mountain View, Arkansas with Brother Gary Green officiating.
Pallbearers are Robert Dean Kirby, James Reece, Jarrett Kirby, Keith Morgan, Joshua Kirby, Leon Brown. Honorary Pallbearers will be Steve Hibshman and Eric Hibshman.