Shirley A. LaViolette

Died July 21, 2019


Shirley Ann LaViolette, 83, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019, at her home in Lupton.

She was born April 17, 1936, in Buchanan, Tenn., to James and Annie (Dick) Gibson. She lived in Lupton since 1984, formerly of Waterford. Shirley enjoyed gardening, crossword puzzles, bowling, fishing, going on casino trips and playing the lottery. She also enjoyed making peanut brittle during the Christmas holiday to give to family and friends.

Shirley is survived by her sister, Donna Sexton of Murray, Ky.; niece, Sherrie (Jared) Paschall; great-nephew, Sawyer; and many close friends, neighbors and her late husband’s family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack; her parents; and stepfather, Joseph Paulson.

Visitation at Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home in Rose City will begin Thursday, July 25, 2019, from noon until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. Deacon Glen Painter will officiate.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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