Shirley Ann Polivka

Shirley Ann Polivka

Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Death 28 Mar 2007 (aged 63)
Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina, USA
Burial La Grange, Lenoir County, North Carolina, USA
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Memorial ID 18793103 · View Source
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Shirley Ann Polivka, 63, 316A South Caswell St., LaGrange, NC, died Wednesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Shirley was born in Wilmington to the late John Tony Polivka Sr. and Estelle Quinn Polivka. She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.

She was the best cook in the world. She cooked for many years at The Packhouse. She was so much fun and so funny.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Williams and Terry Beasley officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

She is survived by two children, Michelle Moore and husband, James, of La Grange and Scott Polivka and wife, Karen, of Wisconsin; sister, Nettie Price of LaGrange; brothers, John Polivka Jr. of Arkansas and James Polivka of Wisconsin; six grandchildren, Joshua and Kourtney Street, Jordan Moore, John, C.J. and Alex Polivka.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service Saturday and at other times they will be at the home of James and Michelle Moore, 401 Ellington Way, LaGrange.

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, c/o Jackie Overbee, 126 Pointe Shore Drive, Goldsboro, N.C. 27534. Online condolences may be expressed at

(Recorded by her nephew, Kenneth Ned Beasley)

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  • Created by: K. Ned Beasley
  • Added: 6 Apr 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18793103
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shirley Ann Polivka (15 Sep 1943–28 Mar 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18793103, citing Fairview Cemetery, La Grange, Lenoir County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by K. Ned Beasley (contributor 46515856) .