Funeral services are scheduled for 11 am Monday, August 12, 2013 at the Sosebee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Trammell Rhodes, Rev. Bobby Shirley and Rev. Willie B. Sutton officiating. Interment will follow in Chalcedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends all day Sunday at the funeral home. Mrs. Shirley was a member of Chalcedonia Baptist Church and retired from Central Soya. She enjoyed quilting, canning, gardening, singing and most of all taking care of her grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Shirley, children, Betty Shoemake, E.B. Shirley, Jr., Brenda Montgomery and Johnny Shirley; ten grandchildren, two sisters and three brothers. Survivors include her children, Lester Shirley, Bobby Shirley, Ann Franjevic, Louise Smith, Paul Shirley, Billy Amos Shirley, Linda Faye Knowles, Genevia Waters, Annette Brost, Cecil Shirley and Buddy Shirley; 46 grandchildren, 105 great-grandchildren, numerous great-great grandchildren and three great-great-great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, Ga., is honored to serve the family.