Shirley L. Herrell

Shirley L. Herrell


Shirley L. Herrell, 81, of Paw Paw, W.Va., passed from this life on Friday, December 4, 2020 at UPMC in Cumberland, Md.

She was born August 31, 1939 at Cumberland, Md. and was the daughter of the late Jasper Frederick Flora and Helen Chaney Flora.

Shirley graduated from Paw Paw School in 1957 and worked as a secretary for Avon Products.

She was later employed as the first secretary for the Town of Paw Paw until 1972, when she became an office clerk with Vesuvius Crucible. In 1987, she began a 13 year career as a bank teller at the Paw Paw branch of BB&T Bank until retiring in 2000.

She was a kind and caring person and a member of the Paw Paw Church of Christ, where she taught Sunday School for many years.

On August 27, 1960, she married Louis Edward Herrell who preceded her in death on January 8, 2018.

Surviving are a sister, Ellen Moreland of Ridgeley, W.Va.; two nephews, Roger Moreland (& Cathy) of Ridgeley, W.Va. and Randy Moreland (& Bonnie) of Ridgeley, W.Va.; two nieces, Rhonda Via (& Steve) of Stuarts Drafts, Va. and Renee Davis (& Tim) of Midlothian, Va.; seven great nephews and nieces; nine great-great nephews and nieces; special friends, Eddy (& Glenda) Ridgeway of Paw Paw, W.Va. and a lifelong friend who was always there for her, Patty Brelsford of Stephens City, Va.

Family and friends would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the Kensington and Country House for their compassion and care during her stay.

Due to Covid-19, a memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at a later date.

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Arrangements are entrusted to the Kimble Funeral Home in Paw Paw, West Virginia.

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