Shirley Wanda Garrison, 83 of West End, passed away on October 21, 2017 at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst.
Born on August 6, 1934 in Moore County to the late Hurley and Alberta Cheek. Shirley worked for many years as a postal clerk at West End Post Office. She enjoyed conversation and never met a stranger anywhere she went. She loved nature, shopping, Elvis and chocolate.
In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Garrison.
She is survived by five children, Cindy Griffin (Phil), Charlie Proulx (Lynette), Mike Proulx (Rose), John Garrison (Glenda) and Shannon Garrison; two brothers, Pete Cheek and Gerald Cheek; special friend, Ralph Lett; also survived by 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 12:00-2:00PM at Sandhills Presbyterian Church in Southern Pines with a service following at 2:00PM. Interment West End Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in Shirley’s name to FirstHealth Hospice Foundation 150 Applecross Road Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Online condolences may be left at: www.bolesfuneralhome.com
Boles Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.in Southern Pines will be assisting the family.