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Shirley J. Walker

Shirley J. Walker, 77, of Greenwood, passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Greenwood Meadows.

Shirley was born March 31, 1936, in Indianapolis to Paul J. and Bernice E. (Staley) Jarrett.

She was a graduate of Southport High School and worked as a medical assistant in chiropractics for a number of years.

She married John L. Walker on June 25, 1955, and they enjoyed each other for 58 years of wedded bliss.

Shirley also enjoyed crafting, camping and bingo. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and she will be missed much by all who knew and loved her.

Shirley is survived by her daughters, Debbie (Hawk) Roberts of Martinsville, Vicki (Howard) Roberts of Indianapolis, Lori (Jim) Pangallo and Peggy (Mike) Francis, both of Greenwood; brother, Vernon (Brenda) Jarrett of New Whiteland; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild who is soon to arrive.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Ronald Jarrett.

Funeral services will be conducted at noon Monday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 1977 S. State Road 135, Greenwood, with burial to follow at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mended Little Hearts of KC, c/o Emily Falkenrath, 16527 S. Ripley St., Olathe, KS 66062, in honor of Karalyn Elise Smith.

To send or view online condolences, please visit www.forestlawncemetery-fh.com

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