Shirley Ruth Whisenant, 69, passed away on Feb. 8, 2010. She was born on Aug. 20, 1940 in Livingston, Texas, to Lynn and Pauline Turner. She married J.L. Whisenant on May 17, 1963; they were married for 46 years.
Shirley is survived by her husband, J.L. Whisenant; children: Sherry Cavanaugh, of Pearl, Miss., Susan Whisenant, of Lockhart, and Glen Whisenant, of Lockh
art; grandchildren: Mathew Van Sant, of Las Vegas, Jacob Whisenant, of Lockhart, Morgan Roach, of Georgetown, and Pauline Roach, of Lockhart; great-grandchild, Vaughn Van Sant, of Las Vegas; and sister, Wilma Marckley of Lubbock, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lynn and Pauline Turner, and her brother, Charles Turner.
Shirley will be remembered for her caring heart.
The family planned to receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, at McCurdy Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 12, 2010, at McCurdy Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bob Hahn officiating. Interment will follow at Lockhart Municipal Burial Park in Lockhart.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas 78644. (512) 398-4791.