On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, Carl Lee Kirkland of Proctor, W.Va.. father of four children, passed away at Sistersville General Hospital at the age of 86.

He was a U.S. Army veteran.

He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church; member of New Martinsville Legion 28, and New Martinsville Moose Lodge 931.

Carl was born March 5, 1933 in New Martinsville, W.Va., the son of the late Clark and Virginia (Koontz) Kirkland.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Jared Lee Kirkland, and his loving companion, Texie Eileen Kinkade.

Surviving are four sons, Terry Lee (Tammy) Kirkland of Proctor, WVa., Larry (Mary Ann) Kirkland of Proctor, WVa., Rick (Christina) Kinkade of Smithfield, WVa., Barry Kirkland of Proctor, W Va.; and 10 grandchildren, Terry Mathew, Justus Lee, LeeAnn, Josh, Zach, Janessa (Kinkade) Wright, Alyssa and Colby Kinkade, Clayton and Hannah Kirkland; three great-grandchildren, Carson and Braylee Kirkland, and Creed Wright; two sisters, Eva Heslop of Florida, and Janet Jones of New Martinsville; several nieces and nephews.

No services will be held.

Online condolences may be expressed at Palmerfuneral.com.