Sarah Frances Armstrong Shirley, affectionately known as “Granny”, a resident of Stapleton, Alabama, passed away on Monday, March 22, 2021 at the age of 87.
Over the course of her life, Frances, was a nurse and worked at Scott Paper Company until her retirement. After retiring she became an avid shrimper and love spending time with her family.
Frances is preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Gaultier, her parents, Alice Opie Armstrong and Kendrick Armstrong, and brothers, Ernest, Billy, Bobby, George, and Jimmy Armstrong.
She is survived by her daughters, Joana Nelson, Brenda and John Perry, Jessie Lowe; siblings, Virginia Armstrong, Betty Reynolds, Alice Falgout and Eddie Armstrong (Lorna); grandchildren, Frances Evans, Bo Poston, Dex Poston, Johnathan Nelson, Alicia Davison, Jennifer Simmons and Daniel Booth; and great-grandchildren, Tabitha Hinote, Trisha Hinote, Tara Evans, Joseph Milligan, Sean Poston, Stan Poston, Emory Little, Chandler Jackson, Kyle Rogers, Micah Hood and Desiree Booth.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, March 26, 2021 at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, at 12:00 noon. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation beginning at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at Liberty Cemetery, Stapleton, Alabama.
Special thanks to Joana Nelson, Frances Evans, Brent Davison, Emory Davison, Chandler Jackson, and Brenda Perry for helping so much with Granny’s end of life care. Thank you all so much!
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.