LAKE CITY - Virgil R. Shurley, 88, of Lake City passed away at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House on Oct. 20, 2021.
He was born Aug. 25, 1933, in Lonoke to Emmit and Ruth Pipkin Shurley.
Virgil was a member of the American Legion in Baroda, Mich., for many years. He was also a Mason and a Shriner.
He enjoyed fishing, bowling, gardening and mostly spending time with his family.
Survivors include his loving wife of 21 years, Barbara Smith Shurley of the home; one daughter, Sherrie Shurley of Lake City; five grandchildren, Amber Foster, Sarah Mensinger, Dede Altherr, Dustin Mensinger and Joe Bradley; four great-grandchildren: Gavin Foster, Danny Altherr, Heather Bradley and Kyle Altherr; one sister, Alta Fisher of Jonesboro; one brother, Howard Shurley of Newport, Ind.; and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife of 43 years, Maxine Shurley, one son, Danny Bradley, and two brothers, David Shurley and Donald Shurley.
The family will have a memorial service at a later date in New Troy, Mich.
Online registry: www. faithfuneralservice.net