PEORIA - Shirley E. Summers, 68, of Peoria passed away at 2:55 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.
Shirley was born April 29, 1945, in Peoria, the daughter of Harold and Mae Elmore Summers. She married Roger Davis.
She made her home with Bill Joyce for the last 17 years.
She is survived by her children, Mike Davis of East Peoria, Kelly (Mary) Davis of Bartonville, Kimberly Ward of Conway, S.C., and Debbie Lee of Conway, S.C.; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Phyllis Scronce of Peoria and Norma (Phillip) Cornwell of Pekin.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents.
Shirley enjoyed being with her family, planting flowers, having a garden and loving her dog, Buffy.
Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Schmidt-Haller Burial & Cremation Service in Peoria. Pastor Jack Thompson will officiate.
Memorials may be made to PAWS.