Shirley Meinhard Blackwell went to be with her heavenly father and her much loved Bailey, to whom she was married for 63 years, on March 7, 2022.
She was born September 15, 1934 to Gordon and Mae Peters Meinhard in Cumberland, VA. She is survived by her brother David Meinhard (Helen), sons Walter (Karen), Tommy (Zina), Jim (Tracey) and a daughter Lucy (John). Her grandchildren; T.J., Christopher, Ashley, Morgan, Michael, Haley, Alexa, great grandchildren Karissa, Vanessa, Sean, Graham, Georgia, Remington and Berkley.
She was preceded in death by her husband Walter “Bailey” and brother Charles. She was a dedicated member of Cumberland Rescue for many years and retired from Cumberland High School as secretary and book keeper. She was a member of Payne Memorial Church at Cumberland Court House.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm at Payne Memorial Church in Cumberland, Friday March 11, 2022.
Puckett Funeral Home is serving the family. www.puckettfh.com.