Shirley Beatrice (Gentry) Conway

June 21, 1939 ~ August 12, 2019 (age 80)


Shirley Beatrice Conway, 80, of Stone Mountain, went home with the angels on August 12, 2019. 

Shirley was born June 21, 1939, in Maryville, TN to Ruth Cupp and William Gentry.  She graduated from Maryville High School and married James Herbert Conway of Amboy, Illinois on June 21, 1958 at her parent's home in Maryville.  They relocated several times before settling in Stone Mountain after his retirement from the Air Force in 1971.  Shirley was the devoted matriarch of her family and was beloved by her friends, neighbors and extended family.

Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Jim, and both of her parents. 

She is survived by her sisters, Lillian Davis and Ann Potter; daughters, Sandy Hulsey (husband Michael) of Helen and Becky Conway (wife Susan) of Marietta; grandchildren, Randy Warwick (wife Katie), Aimee Warwick and Abby Hulsey; great-grandchildren, Shawn, Jerrie, Cameron, Madison, Savannah, Trey, Abbigail and Olivia; and numerous nieces, nephews. 

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Visitation will be from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on Friday, August 23rd, at Bill Head Funeral Home, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 6101 Lawrenceville Highway, Tucker GA. 

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, August 24th, at 11:00 am at Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery in Ball Ground, GA. 

Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, (770) 564-2726.


August 23, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bill Head Funeral Home Lilburn/Tucker Chapel
6101 Hwy 29
Tucker, Georgia 30084

Graveside Service
August 24, 2019

11:00 AM
Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
137 Hightower Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107

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