Shirley B. Fellers PDF Print E-mail

Shirley Bowers Fellers, 73, of Prosperity, died Thursday, May 3, 2012, at Intermedical Hospital of SC at Palmetto Health Baptist Medical Center.

Born on May 2, 1939, in Newberry, she was the daughter of the late Asa Furman Bowers and Bertha Cromer Bowers. She worked for Old School Manufacturing and Damon International before quitting to stay home with her sons. She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church and a member of Woodmen of the World. Mrs. Fellers was a devoted wife and mother. Her greatest joy was taking care of her sons.

Mrs. Fellers is survived by her devoted husband of 56 years, J.P. Fellers and her sons, Dean and Gene Fellers of the home; sisters, Alma Lake of Columbia and Dot Dominick of Anderson. She was predeceased by a brother, William P. Bowers and sisters, Magneline Bowers, Lera Kinard and Marjorie Lake.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm, Sunday, May 6, 2012, at Zion United Methodist Church by the Rev. Herbert Stephens. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Saturday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Zion United Methodist Church Improvement Fund, 80 Zion Circle, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be Mike Bowers, Dave Edwards, Ryan Fellers, Jimmy Kinard, Mike Prince and Richard Stevens.

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#20 cyril sheppard 2012-05-08 21:28
Mr.JP and family, keeping you in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Cyril and Lynn Sheppard.
#19 Bobby Oxner 2012-05-07 08:00
J. P.,
Sorry to hear regarding Shirley. The two of you were ALWAYS two of my favorite customers and friends. My thoughts are with you and the boys as well. R I P Shirley you live a happy & good life with a devoted husband and two wonderful sons!
Bobby & Sandra Oxner
#18 Edith Morris 2012-05-06 16:31
Our deepest sympathy.

Billy & Edith Morris
#17 Beverly Graddick 2012-05-06 11:30
Dean, Gene and Mr.J.P. Our deepest sympathy to you on the loss of your mother and wife. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you the comfort, peace and strength to get through this most difficult time. Beverly, Carl and Christopher Graddick
#16 Danny Reighley 2012-05-05 22:43
Mr. Fellers and family, I was sorry to hear of your loss. I remember talking to you and your sons at ICU waiting room when my mother was in there. Yall are in my prayers. Danny Reighley
#15 E. Campbell 2012-05-05 22:05
So sorry for your loss. May the God of comfort continue to furnish your family with peace and hope during this difficult time.
John 5:28,29
#14 Drucie Eaddy 2012-05-05 13:23
J.P., Gene and Dean, Jewel and I are sorry to learn of Shirley's death. We have good memories of talking to you all at Zion in the pew where you often sat just in front of Mother and Daddy. Her health was not good then, but she made it to church.
Thinking of you, Jewel Connelly Pearcy and Drucie Connelly Eaddy
#13 Allene Dawkins 2012-05-05 12:54
We were so saddened to hear about Shirley. All of your family is in our thoughts & prayers!
May God bless you at this sad time!!
Our Love---Allene & James Dawkins
#12 Helen Dominick Morri 2012-05-05 12:30
I am so sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. I have not seen her for a number of years, but thought of her often. May God wrap his arms around you and give you comfort during this difficult time.
Helen Morris
#11 Annette Moore Kyzer 2012-05-05 11:31
Remembering Shirley from school, sorry to hear of her passing. May God's Blessings be with you all. Annette M. Kyzer
#10 Sheriff Lee Foster 2012-05-05 10:34
On behalf of our family, please accept our sympathy on the passing of Mrs. Fellers. She was wonderful lady and an exemplary mother. May God's Peace offer you comfort during this difficult time. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia
#9 Linda Richardson 2012-05-04 18:40
We are so sorry for your Loss you
are in our prayers

Eddie,Linda and Blake
#8 Frances Summers Tra 2012-05-04 17:41
Dear Dorothy, I was sorry to read about the passing of your sister. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Hope you are doing well. I live in Laures now. Jim passed away after we moved. I am friends with Furman on the computer. My love and prayers for you and your family.
Frances Summers Traver-Former Neighbor in Joanna
#7 Lori Koon-Alonso 2012-05-04 15:15
Mr. JP, Dean and Gene...
I am so sorry to hear of Miss Shirley's passing. Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Lori Koon-Alonso
Austin and Amelia
#6 Bruce & Dorothy Connelly 2012-05-04 15:09
JP Dean & Gene, Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of Shirley.She touched a lot of lives and we will all be better people for knowing her. God Bless each of you. Bruce & Dorothy Connelly
#5 Lynn Wessinger 2012-05-04 12:05
JP, Dean, and Gene. We are very sorry to hear about Shirley. I know she will be greatly missed. Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers and will continue to be in the months to come. Precious memories of your time together as a family will be yours forever. With love, Lynn and Larry Wessinger
#4 Lisa Amick Mowbray 2012-05-04 11:24
Mr. JP, Dean and Gene, so sorry to hear of Mrs. Shirley's passing. Our deepest sympathy to you all.

Gaynell, Patricia, Ronnie & Susie Amick
Forrest & Lisa Mowbray
#3 Joan Perry 2012-05-04 11:24
I am so sorry Shirley has passed. I enjoyed her friendship for many years delivering the mail. J.P , Gene and Dean, I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
#2 Cecil & Leigh Ringer 2012-05-04 10:19
J. P. and family -- We have kept you all in prayers during Shirley's illness these last weeks. We are so sorry for all you and she have had to endure. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Myra, as you know, is living with us in Boiling Springs now due to health, and is not up to making the trip down for the funeral services, but we will be thinking of you all and praying for you.
Cecil & Leigh Ringer, Myra Addy
#1 Michelle 2012-05-04 08:11
Mr. J.P. and family,
You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May God give you strength and peace. Mrs Shirley was a wonderful woman and loving wife and mother.
Michelle Cotney Russo and Family