Name: David Kirk
Company: Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home
Industry: Funeral Service
Bluefield College (1990) – Management
Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science (1994)
For more than 70 years the caring staff of Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home has endeavored to provide the families we are privileged to serve with compassion and understanding. It is our sincere hope that we are able to provide comfort in a most difficult time. We believe personal service and attention to the needs of the family are our most important responsibilities – before, during and following the funeral service. We will continue to provide families the attentive and caring service they expect and deserve.
As a Magna Cum Laude graduate from Bluefield College with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Business Management, Mr. Kirk joined the family business full-time in 1990. He obtained his degree in Mortuary Science from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. Mr. Kirk is currently a Funeral Director and the Licensee-in-Charge and secretary/treasurer of the corporation. In addition to his responsibilities as licensed director/embalmer, he is also a licensed insurance agent in West Virginia for preneed funerals. Mr. Kirk is currently pursuing Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP) certification from the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice.
Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home is a full-service funeral home in the Princeton/Mercer County area offering both traditional and non-traditional funeral service, including cremation and out-of-state arrangements. In addition, Bailey-Kirk has an extensive aftercare program to assist client families recover from their loss. In 1993 Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home received the honored distinction as being the only funeral home in the area to receive invitation for membership into Selected Independent Funeral Homes, a worldwide organization of leading independent funeral homes.
Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home encourages staff members to be involved in the community. Mr. Kirk’s service to the community and his profession includes following organizations: Princeton-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce (Executive Committee 2nd Vice Chair); Rotary Club of Princeton (Vice-President/Board of Directors); Generation GAP (Club Treasurer/Board of Directors); West Virginia Funeral Directors Association (former Treasurer of District II); Princeton Independent Funeral Homes Association (President); Selected Independent Funeral Homes; Mercer County Schools High School of Business Committee; First Baptist Church (Finance Committee); Princeton Health Care Center (Board Member); Concord University Business Advisory Council (Chairman of Business Community Needs Committee).
Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home, Inc.
1612 Honaker Avenue
Princeton, WV 24740
304.425.8176 - phone
304.425.1512 - fax
304.320.3715 - mobile