The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

July 10, 2013

Shirley Hatley


Wednesday, July 10, 2013 — Shirley Ann Barbee Love Hatley, age 65, of Concord, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Universal Heathcare.

Shirley was born on January 20, 1948, to the late Rev. Wade Hampton Barbee and the late Elsie Marie Almond Barbee. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Gaynell Love and Katie Barbee.

She is survived by her three daughters, Donna Hobbs and husband Ronnie, Sherry Bowers and Michelle Solesbee; brother, Darrell Barbee; sister, Beverly Hatley and husband Richard; five grandchildren, Brandon Moose, Nicole Kelley, Sierra Oakley, Savannah Solesbee, and Dustin Ledbetter; and four great-grandchildren.   

Shirley retired from RHA Howell Care Center after 25 years of service and enjoyed bluegrass music, flea markets and sewing.

The family will have a celebration of life at a later date.

The family will be meeting at the home of her daughter, Donna Hobbs, at 4725 Clubview Drive in Concord.

Memorials may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28081.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the family.

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