Shirley Ann Butler was born to John E. and Francis Mitchell Ford on Aug. 6, 1943, and she passed on Feb. 22, 2014, in Ardmore. At her request, no services are scheduled.

She attended Lincoln Elementary and Ardmore High School. She married Bill F. Butler on Oct. 28, 1960. She was blessed with two children, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

She was known as being the Queen of Garage Sales. She was a charter member of Bethel Assembly of God Church. She was a loving wife, mother, nanny and great-nanny. She loved all her friends and customers who came into Shirley’s Browse Shop. She will be missed by all.

Shirley is survived by her husband of 53 years, Bill F. Butler, of the home; her son, Darin Butler and wife, Rhonda, and her daughter, Donna Butler, all of Ardmore; her grandchildren, Cory Butler, Brooke Butler and Travis Wood and fiancée, Emery Blanton; and her great-grandchild, Kaisyn Ethan Mitchell Wood.

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Cremation with care under the direction of Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory.