Clifton (Cliff) H. Shairrick, 88, died Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Seton Highland Lakes Hospital in Burnet, TX following a brief illness.
Born May 31, 1925, in Cash, AR he was the son of Ewen and Lottie Ballinger Shairrick. Mr. Shairrick was a retired ironworker working out of Local 84 of Houston, TX. He taught himself to play steel guitar which he dearly loved and for many years played with various country western bands at VFW Halls, Elks Lodges, Cowboy Churches and many benefits for others.
Mr. Shairrick was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Monroe and J.T. Shairrick; and two sisters, Zera Quarles and Vera Clemons, one step-son, Ronny Trice.
Survivors include his wife Della Mae Shairrick of Humble, TX; four daughters, Monette Vincent & husband Jerry, Henrietta De Leon, Angie McCasland & husband Wayne, and Carolyn Whitlock; one son, Terry Shairrick & wife Stacy; one step-son Jimmy Trice & wife Lois; two step-daughters, Margaret Green & husband Maurice, and Yvonne Garrison; 24 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren & 2 great-great grandchildren; one sister, Zelpha Grasty of Thornton, AR; numerous nieces and nephews as well as many dear friends.
Pallbearers for Mr. Shairrick will be Jerry Vincent, Jr., Jeffrey Vincent, Jody Vincent, David Campbell, Jr., Rudy Ulloa, Jr. and Matt Diese.
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Forest Park East
21620 I-45 South (Gulf Freeway)
Visitation will be at 11:00 am
Services will be at 12:30 am & burial to follow
In lieu of flowers please consider donations to:
Houston Alzheimer's Association www.alz.org/donate
Houston SPCA http://www.houstonspca.org/site/PageNavigator/donate_main
Houston Chapter of the
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