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Shirley Pickens Furr
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1938
Death: Aug. 22, 2009
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA

Daily Post Athenian

Shirley Pickens Furr

Aug 22, 2009

Shirley Pickens Furr, 70, of Athens, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at her home.

She was employed with Shaw Industries for 15 years before her retirement, and was of the Methodist faith. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clyde and Kate Wilson Pickens; her husband, Ray Furr; and two sisters, Emma Peters and Pauline Scarbrough.

Survivors include six children, Katherine Dunn of Decatur, John Dunn of Chattanooga, David Moats of Benton, Debbie West of Cleveland, Charlcia Cobb of Crandall, Ga., and Annette Farmer of Cleveland; one brother, J.R. Pickens of Cleveland; three sisters, Rachael Shamblin of Athens, Mary Liner of Calhoun, and "Toot" Dennis of Athens; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

No services are planned at this time.

Ralph Buckner Funeral Home of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Clyde Arthur Pickens (1900 - 1973)
  Katherine Irene Wilson Pickens (1908 - 1967)
  Opal Pauline Pickens Yarber (1924 - 1994)**
  Emma Crattie Pickens Peters (1927 - 1995)*
  Nellie Leona Pickens Dennis (1930 - 2010)*
  Rachel Marie Pickens Shamblin (1933 - 2016)*
  Shirley Pickens Furr (1938 - 2009)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: Aug 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41395901


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