Biscoe - Shirley Katherine Myrick Sheffield, age 84, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019, at her home.
Mrs. Sheffield was born in Guilford County on January 1, 1935, to Glennie Irvin and Naomi Selma Miller Myrick. She was a retired payroll clerk for Myrick Construction. She was a lifetime member of Pine Grove Baptist Church, where she played the piano. Her hobbies included sewing and quilting. She loved her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Wayne Sheffield, and siblings, Bonnie Brown, Dewey Myrick, and Johnny Myrick.
She is survived by her husband, Bennie Edward Sheffield, of the home; daughter, Teresa Collier and husband, Kenneth, of Belhaven; son, Mark Sheffield and wife, Robin, of Star; sister, Dora Safrit of Mt. Gilead; brothers, Herman Myrick and wife, Janet, of Belmont, Eugene Myrick and wife, Audrey, of Biscoe, and Richard Myrick of Star; six grandchildren, Gary Martin, Ashley Sheffield, Ben Sheffield, Casey Sheffield, Jonathon Sheffield, and Zackery Sheffield; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday, May 12, from 2:00 – 3:45 p.m. at Pine Grove Baptist Church.
The funeral service will begin at 4:00 p.m. at Pine Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Billy Reynolds and Rev. Lowell Brown officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pine Grove Baptist Church, c/o James Myrick, 488 Browers Mill Road, Star, NC 27356.