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Shirley Jean Hinchey Cheney

  • Birth 15 Jan 1931 Blytheville, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death 10 Jan 2010 Gilbert, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Burial Coloma, Berrien County, Michigan, USA
  • Plot Garden of the Good Shepard #437B-2
  • Memorial ID 71173556

Shirley Jean Cheney, 78, of Gilbert, Arizona formerly of Watervliet, Michigan, passed away on Sunday January 10, 2010.

Shirley was born January 15, 1931 in Blytheville, Arkansas to Vaney and Shirley Price Hinchey. She had spent her working career in electronic assembly.

Shirley is survived by two sons: William "Bill" Cheney of Gilbert, Arizona and Frank (Linda) Spence of Montana; her daughter, Kim Cheney Mendoza of Gilbert, Arizona and many grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Ty Cheney; one daughter, Kathleen Ross.

Arrangement have been entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home of Gilbert, Arizona and funeral services for Shirley were celebrated Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 2 p.m. at the Hutchins and Sons Funeral Home in Watervliet, Michigan with burial followed in the North Shore Memory Gardens in Hagar Shore, Michigan.

***Shirley J. Cheney McJunkin is the name that she is buried under in the records of the cemetery but her stone reads Shirley J. Cheney.***

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  • Created by: Ruth Ann Jarrell Ricketts
  • Added: 11 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71173556
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shirley Jean Hinchey Cheney (15 Jan 1931–10 Jan 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71173556, citing North Shore Memory Gardens, Coloma, Berrien County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Ruth Ann Jarrell Ricketts (contributor 47308176) .