1931 — 2021
Wilburn W. Kitchens, 89, died Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at the North MS Medical Center, Amory. He was born in Kirkville on December 29, 1931, to James Wesley and Pearl Bridges Kitchens. He was a Korean War Veteran serving in the United States Army. He served as a dorm parent at the Tupelo Children's Mansion, worked for Mid South Packers for many years and retired from VitaFoam. He was a longtime member of Cedar Grove United Pentecostal Church where he drove the Sunday School bus for over 30 years and was a dedicated member of the church board for many years. He enjoyed reading his bible, watching college football and gardening. Services will be 1 PM Saturday at Cedar Grove United Pentecostal...