Loretta “Red” Kirkman, 94, passed away on May 3, 2023. Red was born on January 4, 1929 to her parents Jess Cordean and Elizabeth Margaret (Miller) Payne in North Dakota.
Left to cherish her memory is her sister Shirley Cunningham, nieces and nephews, and many beloved family members and friends. She is preceded by her parents, brother Oliver Payne, and brother Dan Payne.
Loretta “Red” Kirkman will be laid to rest at Chapel Hill Gardens at Merle Hay Funeral Home on Friday, May 12, 2023.