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“I was just going through some of my parents (Lee and Laverne Sweet) things and found a card from cousin Shirley. So sorry for your loss. The last I...Read More »
1 of 2 | Posted by: Lea Ann Sweet Jacobs - El Paso, TX

“Our thoughts are with Shirley's children and grandchildren at this time. Shirley will always be in Bill's memories. They had great times together...Read More »
2 of 2 | Posted by: Bill and Marilyn Fix - Flagstaff, AZ

Shirley Darlene Blackburn, 85, of Mesa, Arizona passed away on March 28, 2015. Shirley was born in La Junta, CO on January 2, 1930 to Lenard and Elsie Cutrell. Shirley settled in Mesa with her mother and young son, Pat in 1950. Soon after, Shirley met and wed her husband of 57 years, Dan Yarbro Blackburn. Shirley is preceded in death by her mother Elsie, granddaughter Callie, husband Dan, and son, Pat. She is survived by her children and spouses: Dan, Kelly (Ardis), Karen (Ramon); grandchildren, Luce, Happy, Brooke, Taylor, Daniel, and Cody; great grandchildren, Gracee Bea, and Mackinzee. A memorial service will be held April 11th at 1:00p.m. at Fellowship Square, west dining room/community room, located at 35 W. Brown Road, Mesa.

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