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In Memory of

Dana Gay Kirkland

November 4, 1962 - May 5, 2016

Obituary


Services for Dana Gay Grant Kirkland, 53, of Levelland will held Monday, May 9, 2016, at Second Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery. Family visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm Sunday, May 8, 2016, at George Price Funeral Home. Dana passed away May 5, 2016 in Level-land. She was born November 4, 1962 at Fort Sill Army Base in Lawton, Oklahoma to parents Danny and Barbara (Stafford) Grant. She graduated from Whitharral High School in 1981. Dana married Larry Kirkland on October 30, 1982 in Levelland. Dana attended South...

Services for Dana Gay Grant Kirkland, 53, of Levelland will held Monday, May 9, 2016, at Second Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery. Family visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm Sunday, May 8, 2016, at George Price Funeral Home. Dana passed away May 5, 2016 in Level-land. She was born November 4, 1962 at Fort Sill Army Base in Lawton, Oklahoma to parents Danny and Barbara (Stafford) Grant. She graduated from Whitharral High School in 1981. Dana married Larry Kirkland on October 30, 1982 in Levelland. Dana attended South Plains College and Lubbock Christian University where she received her Bachelor of Education degree in December 1995. She was employed by Whitharral Independent School District for many years and enjoyed coaching UIL and One Act Play. She also owned the local Jazzercise studio for three years. Dana loved teaching and being a Mom and Grandmother. She was a member of Second Baptist Church. Dana is preceded in death by her father, Danny Grant. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Larry; mother, Barbara Grant; children, Jamie Pennington and husband Tom of Justin, Texas, Joey Shaw of Levelland, Josh Kirkland and wife Marina of El Paso, Texas, Jacob Kirkland and wife Lindsay of Lubbock, Texas, and Jeannie Sharp and husband Mason of Seminole, Texas; brother Kip Grant and wife Jennifer; niece, Addie Grant; nephew, Blake Grant; and grandchildren, Tres Pennington, Jacie Pennington, Garrett Pennington, Jayla Shaw, Kash Kirkland, Krew Kirkland, Hallie Kirkland, Miles Sharp and Blakely Sharp. In lieu of customary remembrances, the family requests memorials be made to your local public school libraries.