Shirley Mae Valentine, Age 88, passed away on Wednesday 02/27/19 at Universal Health Service Hospice in Fort Worth, TX. She was the widow of Henry M Valentine. They shared 48 years of marriage.
Shirley was born in Shawnee, KS on 06/09/1930. She was the daughter of Edward and Sylvia (Yoos) Colin. She was a Christian. She enjoyed her family and especially enjoyed watching her grandchildren and great grandchildren in all of their sports and church activities.
She will be remembered for her loving and caring nature. And for the way her eyes lit up and her beautiful smile when around her family and friends.
She is survived by 2 sons, Jim (Sandy) Burford of Cedar Falls, IA, Mike Burford of TX, 4 daughters, Sylvia (Gordon) Smith of Herrin IL, Sheila Heichel of Kennedale, TX, Carla Sue (Dennis) Reuter of Gilbertville, IA, Cheryl (Steve) Saville of Haltom City, TX, a sister Carol Sarver of Glendale, OR and Numerous Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and Great Great Grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her spouse of 48 years, a son Richard Leon Burford, 2 brothers and 2 sisters and her parents.
There will be a viewing and visitation at Alpine Funeral Home, 2300 North Sylvania Fort Worth TX on March 2 2019 from 10 AM – 12 Noon.