Born: Thu., Jul. 26, 1945
Died: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

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James Ray Hirst age 72 of Whitwell passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018.  He was preceded in death by his parents, James & Clemmie Hirst; sister, Charlotte Hirst Revis Sneed; nephews, David Ronald Smith & Jeremy Revis. He was a United States Marine veteran.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife of 40 years Pamela Kirkendoll Hirst; four children, April (Bobby) Scissom, Mandy (Revis) Almond, Jimmy Hirst, Brandon (Stephanie) Hirst all of Whitwell; sisters, Doris Chastain of Chattanooga, Peggy (Sonny) Smith of East  Ridge, Nadine Hirst of Soddy Daisy; ten grandchildren, Michael Bowman, Baileigh Scissom, Blake Almond, Tanner Almond, Hendrix Hirst, Levi Hirst, Ashlyn Hirst, Serenity Hirst, Hayden Hirst, Ronan Hirst; stepgrandson, Zach Scissom; grandchildren at heart, Hannah Morrison & Hope Morrison; cousin Ellen (Terrell) Tucker.

Family will receive friends 4-8pm, CST  Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

Funeral services will be at 11am, CST Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Darrell Winters, Roy Terry, & Kenneth Webster officiating.  Internment to  follow at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.  Military honors provided by Sequatchie Valley Honor Guard.  

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Patsy Jones
   Posted Mon January 29, 2018
Sending sympathy, love & prayers to all the family from the family of Richard (Red) Jones in Soddy-Daisy.

Jamie Kilgore-Holland
   Posted Tue January 30, 2018
Jimmy and family, I am so sorry for your loss.

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