Arvil L. Kirby


Arvil L. Kirby,75, of Indianapolis, died Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Indiana University Health West in Indianapolis.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy M. (Cochran) Kirby; two daughters, Sherry D. Thomas (John) of Brownsburg and Susie Denson (Tim) of Indianapolis; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara French (Bill) of Franklin and Patricia King (Kenny) of Franklin, and one brother, Jimmy Kirby of Greenwood.

The Rev. Richard Johnson will conduct a service at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 U.S. 31 South (Morton Street) in Franklin. Friends may call 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 1355 Peachtree St. NE Suite 600, Atlanta, GA. 30309 or at