GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Funeral arrangements have been made for a retired Gulfport police sergeant who lost his battle with cancer.
Retired sergeant Davy Kirkland died Sunday after fighting stage four colon cancer. The father of five was a nine year veteran of the police department.
Visitation will be held Friday at First Baptist Church in Gulfport from 5 to 8pm. The service will also be held at the church on Saturday morning at 10am with a procession to follow.
Kirkland will be laid to rest at a cemetery in McComb.
If you'd like to make a donation, an account has been set up at Peoples Bank to benefit the Kirkland family.