Services are scheduled for Lillian Fay Shirley, 96, of Roswell, at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 7, 2011, at the First United Pentecostal Church. The Revs. Alvin Almond Sr. and Alvin Almond Jr. will conduct the service. Interment will follow in South Park Cemetery.
Lillian was born Oct. 28, 1914, in Carthage, Texas, to James Richmond and Hannah Muse Sisk. Her husband Alvie Shirley preceded her in death. She was a member of the United Pentecostal Church. Before her retirement, she worked as a dietician.
Survivors include a son Eugene Shirley and his wife Carolyn, of Roswell; a granddaughter Paula Almond; and three greatgrandsons, Alvin Carl Almond Jr. and wife Amy, David Almond and Stephen Almond, all of Roswell; and two great-great-grandchildren, Jordan Chester and Gabby Chester. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Friends may pay respects online at lagronefuneralchapels. com. Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.