DANIELSVILLE - Ina Marie Brown Shirley, 77, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Northridge Medical Center.
She was born in Madison, Ga. on March 1, 1936, the daughter of the late D.L. and Ruby Swaims Brown. Mrs. Shirley was preceded in death by her previous husband, Walter Austin.
Survivors include her husband, Billy Shirley; daughters, Shirley (Mike) Porterfield, Danielsville, and Gladys (Larry) Phillips, Winterville; grandchildren, Jason (Tonya) Phillips, Winterville, and Nathan Phillips, Winterville; great-grandchildren, Brianna Phillips, Morgan Phillips, and Payton Phillips; brother, Billy Brown, Toccoa; step-children, Donna Kerns, Dahlonega, Deborah Hill, Canon, Randall Shirley, Bowman, Sharon Wilson, Florida, Todd Shirley, Dahlonega, and James Shirley, Bowman; 11 step-grandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday May 26, from the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home in Commerce with the Revs. Jason Phillips, Larry Phillips, and Gettis Allen officiating. Interment was at Galilee Holiness Church Cemetery
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, was in charge of arrangements.