Shirley B. Salyer, 87, of Greenfield, died on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 5:54 p.m. in Laurels of Hillsboro. She was born on May 9, 1931 in Fairfax, the daughter of the late Albert , Sr. and Margaret Slack Wilson.
She is survived by two daughters, Paula (James, Jr.) Willett of Wilmington, Julie (Ralph) Powell of Greenfield, one son, Timothy (Lynn) Salyer of Greenfield, seven grandchildren; Tiffany Hirsch, Tennile Salyer, Talia Salyer, Melissa Morris, Ronald Morris, Jr., Tyler Powell and Corey Powell and several great grandchildren, one sister; Barbara Everhart of Hillsboro and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one step grandson, Ian Howland and two brothers, Albert Wilson, Jr and Herbert Wilson.
Shirley was a graduate of the Edward Lee McClain High School. She had served as a Girl Scout leader and had worked as a cook at the Wayne Township School. Shirley retired from Johnson Controls.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, March 8, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the ANDERSON-EBRIGHT FUNERAL HOME, Greenfield with Jay Fabin officiating. Burial will follow in South Salem Cemetery. Family and friends may visit with Shirley’s family on Thursday at the funeral home from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.