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Mr. Warner “Doc” Irby,  74, of Triplet, Virginia, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Nash General Hospital, Rocky Mount, NC. He was born in Nash County, son of the late James Allen Irby, Sr. and Alice Wade Irby. He was retired from the Coca Cola Bottling Company.

Preceding Doc in death were his son, David Ray Morris, Jr. and his brother, Jerry Wayne Irby.

He is survived by his wife of fifty three years, Helen Moseley Irby, of Triplet, VA; children, Jerry Wayne Irby (Rhonda), Kevin Ray Irby (Emily); grandchildren Eric Wayne Irby (Fiancee, Hayleigh Stallings)Kolby Austin Irby, Colton Ford Irby, Tristan Levi Irby; siblings, James Allen Irby, Jr (Ann), Benjamin Franklin Irby (Dot), John Quentin Irby (Sara),Pat Henderson (Ben),Sandra Edmonds (Paul), Christine Harris; numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Pleasant Hill Christian Church, Gasburg, VA. with Minister Greg. Hand officiating. The family will receive friends at the Church following services.

Wrenn, Clarke, & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service is taking care of arrangements.


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