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Vesta Charles Shirley
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A visitation service for Vesta Charles Shirley, 91, was held from 2-4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.

Ms. Shirley died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012.

Born Aug. 25, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Franklin and Edna Taylor Charles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fletcher Shirley.

Ms. Shirley was an artist and displayed many of her paintings at art shows.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Elliott and Jane Shirley; and her granddaughter, Emily Hannah Shirley. She was the last of her immediate family.

Memorials may be made to the Arts.

Those who wish to express online condolences to the Shirley family may do so by visiting

Arrangements were in the care of the Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.

The Northeast Georgian

October 17, 2012