Rudolph James Kirkland, 84, of White City, passed away Saturday evening, September 29, 2018 in a Panama City hospital. He was a native of Alabama and a long-time resident of White City. Rudolph retired from Raffield Fisheries of Port St Joe.

Survivors include his sons, Danny Kirkland and wife Patty of Sunny Hills, Bobby Kirkland of Wewahitchka, and Mike Kirkland and wife Dawn of Vernon, Florida; his daughter Wanda Nixon and husband Bruce; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is also survived by a sister, Betty Gay of Port St Joe, Florida.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. EST Thursday, October 4, 2018 at True Holiness Church in White City with interment to follow in Pleasant Rest Cemetery. He will lie in state at Comforter Funeral Home from 6-8:00 p.m. Wednesday.

Services are under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home.