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SUMMER SHADE – Annie Mae Travis Shirley, age 80, Glasgow, formerly of Summer Shade, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at Signature Health Care Glasgow. Born September 3, 1938, in Summer Shade, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Christine Buckner Travis. She was the wife of Leanis Shirley, who survives, for 59 years. She was a homemaker, worked in the Summer Shade Elementary cafeteria and a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Shilvenna (Jim) Leskanich, Fairfax, VA and Regina Carol Shirley, Bowling Green; two sons, Vanzila (Sharon) Shirley, Bowling Green and Lanza (Jennifer) Shirley, Bardstown, KY; 8 grandchildren, Ana Marie Leskanich, Somya (Joseph) Moore, Dylan Shirley, Zander Yates, Arianna Shirley, Janiyah and Taniyah Sanders, and Austin Workman; and one great-grandchild, Joseph Elijah Moore.

She was preceded in death, besides her parents, by two sisters, Velma Huffman, and Mable Greene.

Visitation will be Wednesday, February 20, 2019, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home and burial will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Oak Grove Baptist Church or Summer Shade Missionary Baptist Church.


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