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“First of to the immediate family, loosing Shirley, (my sister) and her husband Charlie also left us loosing our two best friends, & makes a large...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Jo & Larry Peters - Carrollton, MO

“Danny, Denise and family, I was sorry to hear of you Mothers passing, all of you are in my thoughts and prayers God bless Carole ”
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“I want to express my deepest sympathy to Denice and Danny and families. I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing and I do apologize that I cannot...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Dixie James - San Antonio, TX

“My deepest sympathy to Shirley's family. I too fell in love with Shirley as my mom shared the same table at mealtimes with her at the Bluffs. I would...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Carol - Ashland, MO

“Buttercup...that was our own special name for eachother. i have been one of many that have taken care of such a wonderful, sweet woman. even when i...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: kerri - columbia, MO

Shirley Ann Thomas, 73, of Columbia, passed away on May 15, 2009 after a very long illness. She had been living at The Bluffs Nursing Home for six years and that is where she passed.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, May 18, 2009 at Memorial Funeral Home. Jim Allen of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses will be officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until time of services.
Shirley was born on September 28, 1935 in Madison, Missouri to William and Clara Ragsdale McCann. She was married on November 11, 1950 in Moberly to Charles Dennis Thomas.
She is survived by her son Charles Danny Thomas and his wife Teresa and their children, Cody Dane, Fabian and Dustin; daughter, Sherrie Denise Parks and her husband Monte and their children, Misty Allen and her husband Jeff and their two sons, Cole and Noah; daughter, Kathy Hake and her husband Jeramy and their two daughters Maiah and Alexis; two sisters, Jo Peters of Carrolton, Missouri and Peggy Canaday of Paris, Missouri; four sisters-in-law, Vicki, Doris, Shirley and Violet all of the Moberly area.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, her wonderful husband Charles who passed in October 1990 and her brother Raymond Dee McCann.
Memorial contributions can be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association, 1900 N. Providence Rd., Suite 209, Columbia, Missouri 65202