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Shirley Morrison

Shirley Morrison


Shirley Mae Morrison, 80, of Chester, IL, formerly of Sparta, IL; born on October 16, 1940 in Randolph County, IL to Ernest and Goldie (Glasgow) Morrison; passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.

Shirley lived with her mother and brother, Tom, until their deaths.  She moved to Sparta Terrace for several years before moving to Three Springs Nursing Home so she could be closer to her brother, Walter. Shirley had a sweet and gentle spirit.  She loved to visit with her family and she will be greatly missed by all of them.

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; Brothers – William, Thomas, Virgil, Edward, Walter and Eugene Morrison; Sisters – Clementine Heuman and Mary Deterding.

Shirley is survived by sisters-in-law – Carlene Morrison, Laverne Morrison and Dixie Morrison; Many nieces and nephews.

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Private interment will be held on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at Union Cemetery in Sparta, IL.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements

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  1. Gale Gregory says:

    Sorry to hear this. Her and her mom and Tom used to come to our church to visit when I was a kid everyone was always glad to see them come in. Rest in peace shirley

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