Hugh Douglas Kirby, age 69, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2005. He is survived by his wife: Bessie E. Kirby; son: Kevin D. Kirby of Atlanta, GA; step-mother: Emily Allene Kirby of Lawrenceville, GA; aunts: Avis Crowe of Lawrenceville, GA, Doris Kennedy & her husband, Ray of Lawrenceville, GA; uncle: Willis Sims of Doraville, GA; several cousins including: Peggy Sims of Stone Mountain, GA, Marrie Jernigan of Doraville, GA. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, July 24, 2005 at 2:30 p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Rev. Hoyt Huff and Rev. Katie Hayes officiating. Burial will be at Gwinnett Memorial Park in Lawrenceville. Flowers accepted or if friends wish to make donations in lieu of flowers to First Christian Church of Lawrenceville, Building Fund, 3495 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA 30044. The family will receive friends on Saturday, July 23, 2005 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA, 770-277-4550.