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1944 Shirley 2021

Shirley Arlene Crews

November 19, 1944 — September 1, 2021

Nahunta – Shirley Arlene Pearson Crews, 76, of Nahunta passed away Wednesday afternoon (September 1, 2021) at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Jesup.
Born in Jesup, GA her parents were Osbyrn Pearson and Nora Lee Campbell Pearson. She is also preceded in death by a sister, Louise O’Berry; and 3 brothers, Clifford Pearson, Harry Pearson and Hubert Pearson.
Shirley was a retired unit clerk for Charlton Memorial Hospital and of the Christian faith. She loved to read and watch Westerns.
Survivors include her 3 daughters and sons-in-law, Karen Austin (Timothy) of Fernandina Beach, FL, Tammy Peeples (Mike) of Nahunta and Gina Powell (Dan) of Fernandina Beach, FL; 5 grandchildren, Nathan Hendrix, Alana Peeples, Jenee Harrell, Jacob Powell, and Leah Peeples; 5 great grandchildren, Emily Peeples, River Harrell, Chloe Harrell, Charlie Harrell, and Mazey Lowe; a sister, Sandra Causey of Hortense; and also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
A graveside service will be held Saturday afternoon (September 4, 2021) at 3PM at Bethlehem Cemetery with Rev. Chuck Allen officiating.
Due to COVID-19, we would like to ask all to please follow the rules for social distancing, also face mask are highly recommended at the service. Anyone who does not feel comfortable with attending the service the family would like you to know they understand and covet your prayers.

Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
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