Shirley Rose Russell Shope, 75, born in St. Augustine, passed peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Dec. 9, 2016.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Adolphus Daniel and Alberta Louise Russell, brother, A.D. Russell, and her beloved husband of 55 years, Allen H. Shope Jr.
She is survived by her children, Daniel Bacon (Linda), Allen Shope (Verna), Sherry Alexander (Phillip), Elizabeth Miller (Don); 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild. A private memorial was held.
Published in St. Augustine Record from Jan. 8 to Jan. 10, 2017