Visitation set for Gulfport Police Sergeant Davy Kirkland - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Visitation set for Gulfport Police Sergeant Davy Kirkland

Retired Gulfport Police Sergeant Davy Kirkland died Sunday after fighting stage four colon cancer. Retired Gulfport Police Sergeant Davy Kirkland died Sunday after fighting stage four colon cancer.
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.

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