Shirley Tyler Stephenson

SHIRLEY TYLER STEPHENSON On March 21, 2014, Shirley Tyler Stephenson of Wilmington, went to be with her Lord and to reunite with her husband of 58 years, Loyd Stephenson, who preceded her in death. She was born in Wilmington on February 27, 1935 the daughter of the late Hugh and Cora Lee Stone Tyler. Shirley was a long time member of Fellowship Baptist Church and was a loving mother , grandmother, and aunt and will be greatly missed by her family. She is survived by her three daughters, Donita Monroe and husband Terry, Dorice Bothwell and husband Phil, and Kelly Pyrtle and husband Joey all of Wilmington, 7 grandchildren, Brian , Scott, and Doug Monroe, Adam and Eric Bothwell, Avery and Grant Pyrtle, and 5 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Monday, March 24, 2014 at the Fellowship Baptist Church with Rev. Arnold Griffin officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 10 to 11 AM. Graveside services will be held at 3 PM, Monday at the Harnett County Cemetery in Lillington, NC. Online condolences may be made at www.andrews Andrews Market Street Chapel

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Andrews Mortuary & Crematory - Market Street Chapel
1617 MARKET ST Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 762-7788

Published in the Wilmington Star-News on Mar. 23, 2014