Funeral services for Bob Kirkland, 80, Caulfield, Missouri, will be held at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 15, 2022, in the Rose Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Kirkland passed away at 5:14 p.m., Thursday, November 10, 2022, at NHC HealthCare.
He was born October 26, 1942, at Dawt, Missouri, to Charles Elvis Kirkland and Chloe Walzie Watts Kirkland. He graduated from Gainesville High School with the class of 1962. Mr. Kirkland was a veteran, having served with the United States Army during the Vietnam War as an Army Spc. 5. On September 30, 1988, he was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Cindy Hardcastle. They were blessed with four children. Mr. Kirkland was a farmer. He was also a well driller, owning Kirkland Well Drilling and Pumps. He enjoyed fishing, deer hunting, working with his family on the farm, and spending time with his grandkids. Mr. Kirkland was a member of the Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy, of the family home; three children, Rickey Kirkland and wife, Courtney, Jasper, Missouri, Michael Kirkland and wife, Lisa, Caulfield, Missouri, and Robbie Kirkland and wife, Hannah, Republic, Missouri; three grandchildren, Bryson, Melody, and Carter; three sisters-in-law, Barbara Kirkland, Gladstone, Missouri, Mary Ruth Kirkland, West Plains, Missouri, and Joyce Kirkland, Caulfield, Missouri; one brother-in-law, Charles Hardcastle, Bull Shoals, Arkansas; and several nieces and nephews.
His parents, one son, Samuel Allen Kirkland, father- and mother-in-law, Leith and Cecil Hardcastle, five brothers, and one sister, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be at Elijah Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Compassus or Elijah Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775.
B,L, an Linda McAninch
November 11, 2022 @ 10:01 pm
So very sorry ,Bob was a good man Wish you strenght an love.
Donna Barton Parrott
November 14, 2022 @ 11:23 am
Cindy, praying you, your children, and grandchildren feel God’s presence in the coming days and that He engulfs you with His love over the coming days. Donna
Janet & Jarrett Lawing
November 14, 2022 @ 12:32 pm
So sorry Cindy. Praying for you and your family.
November 14, 2022 @ 12:46 pm
May Lord hold you and your family through this sad time sweet friend. May your sweet memories bring joy in the future. Hugs to you Cindy.
Vicki Lynn Cooper
November 14, 2022 @ 2:36 pm
Cindy, I pray God will give you comfort and peace during this difficult time. May your heartache be lightened by all the good memories you have and the thoughts of he and Sam rejoicing together. You are in my prayers and thoughts. Vicki
November 14, 2022 @ 2:38 pm
Cindy and Kirkland Families,
We are keeping all of you in our daily prayers/thoughts. May God comfort all of you in the coming days. God bless all of you.
In Christian Love,
Tim, Amber(Cozort), and Corby Redburn
Tom & Vickie Leonard
November 14, 2022 @ 5:46 pm
So sorry for youns loss,our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Earnie and Ann Owen
November 15, 2022 @ 6:04 am
Cindy and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. So sorry for your loss. God bless!
Earnie and Ann Owen
November 18, 2022 @ 10:29 am
Cindy I am keeping your family and you in my prayers. Bob was a good man.
Mark and Trish Cotter
November 23, 2022 @ 11:56 am
Cindy and family,
We are so sorry for the loss of Bob. If there is any way we can help, please let us know.