Shirley Carter age 79, of Halls, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at her home. She was a member and Sunday School teacher at Salem Baptist Church. Retired from TVA after 33 years of service.
Preceded in death by father, Daniel Shaver; step-mother, Dollie Shaver; sister, Imogene Shelby.
Survivors: husband of 58 years, Johnny Carter; son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Marti Carter; step-son and wife, Johnny, Jr. and Deborah Carter, all of Halls; sister, Barbara Jurczak of Chattanooga; sister and brother-in-law, Wanda and Bill Williams of Knoxville; several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Saturday at Stevens Mortuary followed by a 7:00 p.m. chapel service with Rev. John Holland officiating. Family and friends will meet 1:45 p.m. Sunday at Lynnhurst Cemetery for a 2:00 p.m. graveside service and interment. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Building Fund at Salem Baptist Church, 8201 Hill Road, Knoxville, TN 37938. Serving the family, Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway