Businesswoman, civic leader laid to rest

Staff Writer
Brownwood Bulletin
The funeral procession for Adelia Kirk proceeds along C.C. Woodson Boulevard from Victory Life Church to Greenleaf Cemetery on Saturday afternoon. The businesswoman and civic leader, a member of one of the first three African-American families who settled in Brown County, died Aug. 8, 2020, at age 70. A mortician,  Kirk and her family own several regional funeral homes, including Brownwood Funeral Home.