Sonia L. Shrewsbury, 79, of Mullens, went to be with Jesus on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Born August 25, 1938, at Matewan, she was the daughter of the late Cloyd Parker and Helen Kathleen Cunningham Parker.
Mrs. Shrewsbury was a member of Otsego Bible Chapel. She was a former telephone operator for C&P until her retirement in 1986. She liked to sew, crochet and read.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Jackie Parker and Merrill Parker; and two sisters, Sarita Francis and Okey Nadine Goodwin.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Harless Shrewsbury; one brother, C.S. (Sherill) Parker of Mullens; one sister, Patricia Burrell and husband Chester of Princeton; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 11, 2017, at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton with Mike Endreson, Mike Cook and John Morgan officiating. Friends attending the service are asked to meet at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton by 12:45.
The family will receive friends Monday, September 11, 2017, from noon until 12:45 p.m. at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.bailey-kirk.com.
Published on September 9, 2017