John Alan Irby, born May 24, 1932, in Lake Worth, Texas, became at peace on Sept. 2, 2018, at his residence in Lebanon. He was 86. A Memorial Service was held Sept. 8 at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon.
Mr. Irby is survived by wife Jackie Irby, children Cheryl (Leslie) and Ben Irby, step-children Denise (Dorsey) Jackson and Mike Denton, grandchildren Daniel (Jo) Sanders, step-grandchildren Brittany Chappell, Peyton Jackson, John Michael and Isabell Denton, great-grandchildren Jean Luc and Taylor Sanders, Hannah and Emily Laufer and Austin Sanders-Joyner. He is preceded in death by parents Roy and Maud Bozzell Irby, seven siblings, Shirley Harmon Irby, mother of his children Cheryl, Ben Jack Irby and granddaughter Christy Sanders.
Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.