Shirley Adamson, 81

Shirley Vanderah Adamson, 81, passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center. She was born August 3, 1932 in Marshall County, Iowa.

Shirley is survived by her children, Carol (Pat) Clemons, Clair (Mona) Vanderah and Chris (Ed) Ackley; four step-children; brother, Frank (Norma) Polley; sister, Edith Cockrell; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands; a son; three brothers; and a step-son.

A graveside Service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Haverhill, Iowa.

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