Erma P. Kirk, 91, of Terre Haute, passed away Monday July 9, 2018, at 2 p.m., in her residence. She was born July 8, 1927, in West Union, Ill., to Joseph Creed and Sophia (Lathrop) Creed.
Erma is survived by her daughters, Peggy Lowe of Fontanet and Angela Statts (Charles) of Henderson, Ky.; sons, Tom Kirk (Jackie) of Rosedale, Richard Kirk (Kathy) of Seelyville and Howard Kirk Jr.; a sister, Dollie James of Terre Haute; and 22 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Kirk, who died April 21, 2001; a daughter, Pam Taylor; a son, Bill Kirk; and a sister, Myrna Brenton.
Erma was a member of Grace Baptist Church and a foster grandparent. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2018, in DeBaun Springhill Chapel, with funeral services at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018, in the funeral home, with Pastor James Haddix officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery near Palestine, Ill. Online condolences may be left at:
Published on July 11, 2018