(February 10, 1912 - March 10, 2008)
Christine Kirkham, age 96, passed away on March 10, 2008 in St. George, Utah. She was born on February 10, 1912 in Rochelle, Texas to Henry E & Frances Rodgers Salge. She married Edward Lewis Shirley on November 30, 1933 in Boise City, Oklahoma, they later divorced. She then married Thomas W. Kirkham on December 24, 1947 in Nogales, Arizona, they later divorced. She is survived by her children; Lewis W Shirley (Patricia), Jacqueline Davis Wert (Gaylord), William C. Kirkham (Sharon), Jerry Lee Kirkham and Thomas Kirkham, 12 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Christine is preceded in death by her daughter Mary Frances Eakin. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 14, 2008 at 11:00 am at Southern Utah Mortuary in Cedar City, Utah. A visitation will be from 10:30 until the time of the service at Southern Utah Mortuary. Interment will be in the Cedar City Cemetery.