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McMinn Memory Gardens
Friday November 9th, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Shirley Jean Schultz

SHIRLEY WALKER SCHULTZ,  age 83 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Thursday , November 8, 2018, in Starr Regional Health and  Rehab. in Etowah, Tenn. 
 She was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn. a daughter of the late Fred and Eula Withrow Walker and preceded in death by sisters:  Helen Trotter, Maxine Holland, Diane Pierce, Gail Everett, Gaynelle  Walker  and  Brother: Hoyle Lee Walker. She retired from Textron. She was a Founding and lifelong member of Woodward Ave. Church of God.  She sang in the radio trio alongside Genia Shell Chastain and Betty Miller Glair and was a member of The Coleman Trio and longtime member of the Woodward Ave. Church of God Choir.  
Survivors: Daughter and Son-in-law: Kim and David Passmore of Athens, Tenn. Three Sons: Keith Schultz of Athens, Tenn., Fred Schultz of Athens, Tenn., Benjamin  "B.J." Schultz of Athens, Tenn., Four Grandchildren: John Keith Schultz, Lacey and Chad  Starkey, Savannah and Russ  Blair, and Harper Sloan Schultz, Five Great Grandchildren: Savannah-Claire Starkey, Scarlett Starkey, Sailor Starkey, and Beau Blair, Braxton Blair Two Sisters: Delores Barnett of Athens, Tenn., Carol Pippenger of Cleveland, Tenn.,. Special Friends: June Duggan and Jackie Lee
Funeral services will be 7:00 P.M. Friday in the Chapell of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Clifford Waters and Rev. Wayne Fritts officiating. Interment will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday in McMinn Memory Gardens with Dr. Chris Thomas officiating. Active pallbearers will be Mike Trotter, Marc Walker, Jeff Barnett, Joe Barnett, Phil Pippenger, Andy Pippenger, and Zack Davis. The family will recieve friends from 5-7 Friday in the funeral home. Condolences may sent to www.laycockhobbs.com/notices/Shirley-Schultz Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements. 

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With deepest sympathy to the Family..Prayers to the Family Always..She will be missed..Love Bonnie Burmood and William Robinson

Bonnie Burmood Mar 7 2019 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for the great loss of this kind and gentle lady. She was a great inspiration to all those who knew her and loved her.
Ron & Mona Banks

Ron and Mona Banks Nov 10 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Schultz

David & Becky Leamon and Family Nov 10 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all the family

Patricia Schultz Elmore Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

Praying for Peace an comfort for the family

Donna Black Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Robert & Wendy Brinkley Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts.

David Mayfield Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

A Spathiphyllum was ordered on November 9, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Schultz

Stephen Long Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Schultz

eddie and vickie pulley Nov 9 2018 12:00 AM

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