Shirley Ann Sheppard Whaley

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Mrs. Shirley Ann Sheppard Whaley, age 67, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday morning, Oct. 28, 2015, in Lewisburg. Mrs. Whaley was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Harry Edward and Annie Lee Perryman Sheppard. She was a homemaker and a member of Farmington United Methodist Church. Mrs. Whaley was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Glenn Whaley, who died in July of 2014.

Mrs. Whaley is survived by two daughters, Carol Ann (Joe) Hudson and Mary Mathis, both of Lewisburg; brother, Phil (Avis) Sheppard, Deason Community of Bedford County; grandchildren, Jordan Hudson, Jacob Hudson, Sarah Burgess, Savannah Burgess, Shaun Burgess and Abigail Mathis; step-grandchildren, Ashley Burgess, Alicia Cox, Bill Mathis, Jr. and Austin Mathis; great grandchildren, Julianna Burgess and Holder Hudson; several nieces and nephews.

Family members received friends from 4 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services were at 1 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Bro. Don McCullough and Rev. Leland Carden officiating. Burial followed in Whaley Cemetery in the Farmington Community of Marshall County.

Phil Sheppard, Jordan Hudson, Jacob Hudson, Preston Perryman, David Perryman, Shaun Burgess, Henry George and Stanley Bivins served as pallbearers.

Memorial Donations may be made to Farmington United Methodist Church, c/o Jenny Jett, 935 Snell Road, Lewisburg, 37091.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.