|Birth: ||May 18, 1938|
|Death: ||Mar. 2, 2012|
Shirley Bellamy Pierce (nee McFadden), age 73, of Hammond, Indiana entered into the gates of Heaven on Friday, March 2, 2012. She is survived by her 2 sons: Bob Bellamy of Hammond, IN and Gary (Heidi) Pierce of Hebron IN; 2 grandsons: Ryan (Gina) Bellamy of Kennard, IN and Nolan Pierce of Hebron, IN; 3 brothers: Gordon McFadden of Henry, TN, Billy McFadden of Huntsville, AL, Kenneth McFadden of Louisville, KY and step-brother Steve Hedgecock of Trezevant, TN; 3 sisters: Jane (Harold) Smothers, Judy (Ted) Finley of McKenzie, TN, Kathy (Tim) Gearin of Gleason, TN and step-sister Pam Hodge of Camden, TN; and many nieces and nephews. Ms. Pierce was preceded in death by her father Bruce McFadden, mother Mildred McFadden Hundley, 2 brothers Tommy McFadden and one at childbirth, 2 sisters Rachel June Howell and Madeline Barker and daughter-in-law Sherry Bellamy.
Shirley was a longtime resident of the Hessville section of Hammond. She worked as a waitress at the Hiawatha Restaurant for many years. Shirley then started and run her Day Care business for the last 30 years. She will always be remembered as the "Baby Sitter". Shirley was a loving mother, a devoted grandmother and babysitter to the hundreds of children she watched that were also precious to her. She enjoyed going to the racetrack and gambling boats and playing cards with her family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at Castle Hill Funeral Home: 1219 Sheffield Avenue, Dyer, Indiana. Friends are invited to meet with the family from 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family or American Cancer Society appreciated. For information call (219) 864-0170 or visit www.castlehillfuneralhome.com for online guestbook.
Bruce Slatin McFadden (1907 - 1969)
Alice Mildred Haynes Hundley (1912 - 2003)
Mary Madeline McFadden Barker (1929 - 2010)*
Rachel June McFadden Howell (1932 - 2005)*
Tommy G. McFadden (1933 - 2008)*
Shirley Faye McFadden Pierce (1938 - 2012)
Baby Boy McFadden (1939 - 1939)*
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Ashes given to son.
Created by: Sheila Schukert
Record added: Apr 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87863760