Shirley's Story

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Shirley Wardlaw, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4 at the age of 82 with her family by her side. Shirley was born July 24, 1935 in Dallas.
After a painful childhood, she chose Gene Wardlaw to help her build a better life. They married Jan. 23, 1954 and together raised two daughters. Shirley spent her life in devotion to her family - they were her whole world.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Gene Wardlaw; daughters, Debbie Wylie and husband Mike and Kim Brown and husband Phil; granddaughters, Lindsay Olsen and husband Greg, Erin Freytag and husband Kolby and Emily Brown; great grandchildren, Grant Ecord, Cooper Olsen, Annalee Olsen and Emery Freytag.
Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Immediately following will be a memorial service at 2 p.m.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on October 5, 2017
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