Richard A. Kirk, Sr., 73, of Hillsboro, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021.

He was born in Welch, W.Va. on Sept. 3, 1948, the son of the late William and Delphia (Grubb) Kirk.

Richard retired from General Motors/Harrison Radiator after 30 years. He was in the Untied States Marines, auxiliary Coast Guard for 20 years and was a member of VFW Post 9094 in Hillsboro.

Richard is survived by his son, Richard Kirk, Jr., of Portsmouth; a daughter, Linda Sue (Marcus) Tolle of Greenfield; four grandchildren, Aaron Kirk, Brittany (D.J.) Steaurt, Kara (Larry) Griggs and Racheal Kirk; four great-grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law, Billie Sue and Randall Goble of Crossville, Tenn.; and a niece, Tonya Sue Goble.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18 at the Thompson Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Burial will follow at the Hillsboro Cemetery with military rites conducted by the Highland County Honor Guard.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of services on Saturday at the funeral home.

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