Jesse S. Kirkley, 76, of Waterloo, passed away due to COPD on Dec. 31, 2020 in Waterloo. The visitation is from 4-8 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 4 and from 9 a.m. until the time of service on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at Hope Christian Church in Columbia. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at Hope Christian Church with Pastor Rodney Fickas officiating. Burial will be at the Waterloo Cemetery in Waterloo. Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo is in charge of arrangements.