Shirley Lee Hayes Humphreys was born March 23, 1935, in Fresno, California, and left this world to join her Heavenly Father on April 28, 2017. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a retired convenient store manager in Jacksonville, N.C., which is where her husband retired from the Marine Corps.
She was preceded in death by: her mate, William Mason Humphreys, CWO3 US Marine Corps; her sister, Alice Adamson; grandson, David Leverett; and great-granddaughter, Kaleigh Leverett.
Shirley is survived by: her daughter, Pamela Humphreys Leverett (James) of Jacksonville, N.C., and her son, Mason Humphreys (Denise Lainhart) of Richmond; her grandchildren, Jessica Leverett Kramme (Cody), of Jacksonville, N.C., Adam Humphreys (Alisha), Jason Humphreys and Robbie Humphreys, all of Richmond; and great-grandchildren, Keegan Kramme, Annalise and Addison Humphreys. Shirley also leaves behind a host of extended family members.
The family owes the utmost gratitude to the Hospice Care Plus and heartfelt appreciation to Shirley's nurses, Jodie Neal, Jennifer Coyle, and her nurse aide, Missy Boyken.
The family has chosen no visitation. A Committal Service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Madison County Memorial Gardens. Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.cpcfh.com.
Published on April 28, 2017