Shirley Ammons

GASTONIA - Shirley Irene Ammons was the only child of the late Artie Oley and Dose Ann Stacy Ammons. She was born October 19, 1923. Shirley attended West School and Gastonia High School in Gastonia. She was a former employee of the Regis-ter of Deeds Office and Houston "Cat" Davis Oil Company. She has resided at Heritage Oaks Assisted Living Home in Gastonia since April 18, 2006.

Shirley was a member of Covenant United Methodist Church.

The following first cousins survive Shirley: Alda Rose Guffey, Ocie Stacy and spouse Jimmy Holder, Connie Stacy Cross and Donald Stacy.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at The Colonial Chapel of Carothers Funeral Home in Gastonia with the Rev. Paul Brown officiating.

Burial will follow at Gaston Memorial Park.

The Family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Covenant United Methodist Church 801 W. Franklin Ave. Gastonia, NC 28052 or Gaston Hos-pice PO Box 3984 Gastonia, NC 28053.

Online condolences may be made at

Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia is serving the Ammons family.

Funeral Home

Carothers Funeral Home at Gaston Memorial Park
2205 Williamsburg Drive Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 867-6337

Published in Gaston Gazette on Mar. 1, 2011