GEORGES CREEK -- Shirley L. Gregory, 83, passed away Sunday, July 1, in Glen Rose.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 5, at Georges Creek Cemetery in Somervell County. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at Georges Creek Baptist Church.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Wiley Funeral Home.

Mrs. Gregory was born June 18, 1929, in Fort Worth to Fred R. and Mamie Louise Harber Schmidt. She married S. A. Gregory on June 28, 1948, in Fort Worth. She had lived in the Glen Rose-Georges Creek area since 1998, but the connection goes back to the 1940s.

She was a member of the Georges Creek Baptist Church where she played the piano and was active in the Ladies Bible Study, Sunday school and Vacation Bible School. She also was a member of the Ladies Lions Club, Eastern Star and the book club.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Survivors are her daughters and sons-in-law Beverly and Don Whitworth of Rainbow, Valerie and Chuck Wallis of Hurst and Lynley and Phil Nettleton of Georges Creek; grandchildren Blaine, Becky, Matt, Dion, Misty, Kelli, Kerri, Haley and Cassi; and 10 great-grandchildren.