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Madison Marie Kirk

Miss Madison Marie Kirk, 25, of Farmington Road, Mocksville, died on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021 at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born on Feb. 19, 1996 in Rowan County to the late Ronald Claude Kirk and Susan Gentry Kirk.

She graduated with honors from Appalachian State University in May 2020, obtaining a bachelor’s degree in commercial photography. She operated her own photography business, Maddie Marie Photography.  She attended Rescue House Church, where she served on the production team.  She was talented and cherished her family and friends and always had a smile on her face. Her kind and gentle ways influenced all who knew her.

She was also preceded in death by: her paternal grandparents, Claude and Mary Kirk; her maternal grandfathers, Lewis Gentry and Jeff Tiller; and an infant brother, Ronald William Kirk.

Survivors: her mother; 2 sisters, Lauren Melissa Kirk and Brettly Meredith Kirk, all of Mocksville; a maternal grandmother, Melba Tiller of Nacogdoches, Texas; a niece, Abigail Caroline; an uncle, Bill Gentry of Alabama; many family members in Texas; and many friends.

The family will receive friends from noon-2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at Eaton Funeral Home. A graveside service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Friday at Westlawn Gardens of Memory in Clemmons, with Pastor Matt Hudson officiating. A celebration of life will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26 at Rescue House Church in Mocksville.

Memorials: Rescue House, 653 Wilkesboro St., Mocksville.

Condolences: www.eatonfuneralservice.com.