Shirley was the only child of the late Artie Oley and Dose Ann Stacy Ammons. She was born October 19, 1923. Shirley attended West School and Gastonia High School in Gastonia. She was a former employee of the Register of Deeds Office and Houston "Cat" Davis Oil Company. She has resided at Heritage Oaks Assisted Living Home in Gastonia since April 18, 2006.
Shirley was a member of Covenant United Methodist Church.
The following first cousins survive Shirley: Alda Rose Guffey, Ocie Stacy and spouse Jimmy Holder, Connie Stacy Cross and Donald Stacy.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Wednesday at The Colonial Chapel of Carothers Funeral Home in Gastonia with the Rev. Paul Brown officiating.
Burial will follow at Gaston Memorial Park .
The Family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Covenant United Methodist Church 801 W. Franklin Ave. Gastonia, NC 28052 or Gaston Hospice PO Box 3984 Gastonia, NC 28053.
Online condolences may be made at: www.carothersfuneralhomegastonia.com:
Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia is serving the Ammons family