Shelby  County  Indiana
Obituaries

Sherley - Shirley


The  Commercial  Review
Portland, Indiana
Wednesday, February 9, 2005
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          Robert I. "Bubba" Sherley,  75, Shelbyville, a Redkey native, died Monday at Major Hospital in Shelbyville.l  Born Dec. 19, 1929, in Redkey, to  Oscar and Jane Sherley,  he graduated from Redkey High School and attended Ball State University.l  He marriedl  Lee Mayo  on June 26, 1972.  A U.S. Navy veteran, he was an iron worker for 40 years at United Ironworker's Local No. 22 of Indianapolis.  Memberships include Trinity United Methodist Church, Elks Club and American Legion Post No. 70, all of Shelbyville.
          Survivors include his wife Leo [sic--Lee]; two daughters,  Anita Yukes,  Indianapolis, and  Robin Waits,  Martinsville; two stepdaughters,  Denise Miner, South Carolina, and  Deborah Moore,  Pennsylvania; a brother,  Larry Sherley,  Dunkirk; a sister,  Beverley Hatsell,  Redkey; six grandchildren and six stepgrandchildren.
          Services are Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church in Shelbyville with the Rev. Corlis Dees officiating.  Burial will be in Milford Cemetery.  Visitation is Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Glenn F. George and Son Funeral Home, Shelbyville.  Memorials may be sent to Trinity United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home.
Contributed by Phyllis Fleming and  Betty Kitchen


The  Shelbyville  News
Thursday, 24 May 1990
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          Susie M. Shirley,  71, died at 10 p.m. Tuesday at Heritage House Convalescent Center, where she was a resident.  Born on Oct. 16, 1918, in Shelby County, she was the daughter of  Leander and  Nancy (Price) McGrew.  In 1936, she married  Thurston Shirley,  who died in September 1988.  She lived in Indianapolis for about 40 years and worked at RCA for many years, retiring in 1975.  She was a member of 10th Street United Methodist Church, Indianapolis.
          Survivors are a son,  Gary Shirley,  Diamond Bar, Calif.; a daughter,  Mrs. Jerry (Janice) Smith,  Otterbein, Ind.; four grandchildren; four sisters,  Mrs. Tom (Doris) Winterroad  [sic--Winterrowd], Indianapolis,  Mrs. Floyd (Mary) McMichael,  Shelbyville,  Evelyn Baxter,  Shelbyville, and  Mrs. Norman (Louise) Mullen,  Fairland; and two brothers,  Ed McGrew  and  John McGrew,  both of Shelbyville.  Two sisters and three brothers preceded her in death.
          Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Carmony-Ewing Harrison Street Funeral Home, 819 S. Harrison St., with the Rev. Donald Bradley officiating.  Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.  Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributed by Phyllis Fleming and  Betty Kitchen


The  Shelbyville  News
Thursday, 8 Sep 1988
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          Thurston M. Shirley,  77, Indianapolis, died Wednesday at Community Hospital, Indianapolis.  Born in Indianapolis on June 10, 1911, he was the son of George and Grace (Bowers) Shirley.  For 19 years, he was a supervisor for Crown Paper Box Co., retiring in 1973.
          Survivors are his wife,  Susie (McGrew) Shirley,  a former Shelbyville resident, a son,  Gary E. Shirley,  Diamond Bar, Calif.; a daughter,  Janis G. Smith,  Otterbein; a sister,  Frances Nichols,  Hudson, Calif.; and four grandchildren.
          Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shirley Brothers Irving Hill Chapel, Indianapolis.  Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Norristown.  Friends may call from 4-9 p.m. Friday at the chapel.
Contributed by Phyllis Fleming and  Betty Kitchen

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