Shirley R. Zewe, 72

EAST LIVERPOOL-Shirley R. Zewe, age 72, of East Liverpool, passed away suddenly on Aug. 1, 2014 at the Salem Community Hospital.

Shirley was born in Altus, Oklahoma on Dec. 3, 1941 to parents Joe “Mack” Higgins and Jessie Worthen Higgins. Shirley worked for ten years at the local Riverview Florist greenhouse and was also a homemaker and wife to the late Norman Zewe.

Preceding her in death are her husband, Norman, and her brother, Joe Higgins.

She leaves her children: Allen Michael, of East Liverpool; LaWana Michael, of East Liverpool; and Elizabeth (Tracy) Tice, of East Liverpool. She is also survived by sisters Elizabeth Higgins of Canby, Oregon and Wanda (Fred) Manley of Yucca Valley, California.

Specially, Shirley is survived by grandchildren: Matt Kellogg, Mike Kessler, Brandon Kessler, Conor Tice, Kendra (Bobby) Potts, Jenna Michael, and great-grandchildren: Jaylyn Kellogg, Chloe Kessler, Colin Kessler, and Aubrey Potts. They were the light of her life.

Pastor Kenny Cowdery will lead a Memorial Service Wednesday, Aug 7. at 11 a.m. at Avondale Baptist in East Liverpool.

The family is being assisted by the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester where you can view this memorial and send condolences at