Originally created 05/13/05

Mrs. Nell Q. Shirley (MCCORMICK, S.C.)



MCCORMICK, S.C. - Mrs. Nell Quarles Lyon Shirley, 80, of Pine St. in McCormick, died Wednesday, May 11, 2005 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 13, 2005 at 2:00 PM at Plum Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Wade Everett. Burial will follow in the Plum Branch Cemetery. Mrs. Shirley was a native of Edgefield County and was retired from Reigal Textile. She was a member of Plum Branch Baptist Church. She was first married to the late John E. Lyon, Sr., and her second marriage was to the late Ligon Shirley. Survivors include four daughters, Susan L. Evans, Martinez, Ga., Celia L. Lewis, Harlem, Ga., Margaret L. Lee, McCormick, June L. Miner, Greenwood; one son, John E. Lyon, Jr., Plum Branch; two brothers, Broadus Quarles, Cornelia, Ga., Lloyd Quarles, Greenwood; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The family is at the home of her son, John E. Lyon, Jr., and will receive friends Thursday from 6-8 PM a t the Plum Branch Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 13, 2005