Funeral service for David Carl Kirkwood, of Boss, was May 14, 2020 at Britton-Bennett Funeral Home, Steelville, with Bro. John Newman officiating.

Music was provided by his son, Nolan Kirkwood. A poem was read by Lori Newman.

Interment was in the Boss Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Rachelle Kirkwood, Rick Kirkwood, Ashley Kirkwood, Nolan Kirkwood, Tracey Willhite and Dustin Kirkwood. Honorary pallbearers were Mike Francis and Danny Chandler.

Mr. Kirkwood was born October 1, 1955 in St. Louis to Luther Carl Jr. and Margaret (Halbert) Kirkwood. He married Debbie Sutton August 8, 1980. They were the parents of two sons. Mr. Kirkwood died May 10, 2020 in Boss at the age of 64 years.

Survivors include his wife, Debbie Kirkwood, Boss; sons, Nolan Kirkwood and wife, Samantha; and Ashley Kirkwood, Boss; brother, Ricky Kirkwood, Boss; sisters, Lisa Komindo, Hawk Point; Tammie Threlkeld and husband, Matt, St. Peters; Karen Cason, Bland; and Cindy Carpenter and husband, Larry, St. Louis; sisters-in-law, Teri Page and husband, Tony, Poplar Bluff; Robin Nichols and husband, Greg, Park Hills; and Lori Newman and husband, John, Willard; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Luther Kirkwood Jr. and Margaret Hampton; and sister, Cindy Keltner.

Mr. Kirkwood was a former member of the United Steelworkers and was the owner of Kirkwood Welding & Machine for many years.