Shirley Gifford

HANOVERTON — Shirley D. Gifford, 68, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Born Jan. 5, 1951 in Pikeville, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Frank and Elizabeth “Betty” (Smallwood) Newsome.

A homemaker and a former member of the Alliance Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Herbert “Herb” Gifford; daughters, Carrie Beeson and Kitty Irene Wagmiller, both of Salem; son, Herbert Paul Gifford, Jr. of Hanoverton; brother, Frank Newsome of Ellsworth; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Rowan and brother, Ronnie Newsome.

A funeral service will be held at 11a.m., Monday, June 17, 2019 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Lisbon Cemetery.

The family will receive guests from 6-8 p.m., Sunday, June 16, at the funeral home.