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Wilma Shively

Friday, March 9, 2012

EAST PRAIRIE -- Wilma Lee Shively, 70, died at 9:24 a.m. March 8, 2012, at her home.

Born Aug. 20, 1941, at Bear Creek, Ala., to the late Cora Cagle Fourthman, she lived most of her life in East Prairie where she was a member of the First Church of God. She was the custodian at the First United Methodist Church in Charleston for 22 years.

On Sept. 11, 1959, in East Prairie, she married Robert Allen Shively who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one son, David Shively of East Prairie; two granddaughters whom she raised, Amanda Shively of Sikeston and Michelle Woods of East Prairie; one brother, Larry Miller of Cape Girardeau; one sister, JoAnn Fourthman of Cape Girardeau; and six great-grandchildren.

One son, Allen Shively, and one sister, Brenda Fourthman, preceded her in death.

Visitation is scheduled from 4-8 p.m. Saturday at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday with Larry Smith and Dan Faust officiating.

Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield.

Online condolences may be made at www.shelbyfuneral.com.