Shiflett, Dorothy L.

Dorothy L. Shiflett

Dorothy L. Shiflett, 90, of Forest Park, a former Roman, passed away on Friday evening, Nov. 11, 2011, at the residence in Forest Park.

A native of Rome, Ga., Mrs. Shiflett was born on Jan. 6, 1921, the daughter of the late Henry Luther "Luke" Thompson and the late Pearl Mavis Galloway Thompson. She had been a resident of Forest Park since 1974, and was of the Baptist Faith.

Prior to retiring in 1983, Mrs. Shiflett was associated with Life of Georgia Insurance Company as a clerk underwriter. She was married on Oct. 27, 1939 to William Edward Shiflett, who preceded her in death on March 2, 1996.

Survivors include two daughters, Betty Westbrook and Patricia Anouilh, both of Forest Park; three grandchildren, Jeffrey Anouilh, Pam Hargrove and Robert F. Westbrook; three great-grandchildren, Sarah Anouilh, Bo and Somner Hargrove; seven great-great-grandchildren; sister, Bobbie Faye Jenkins, of Marietta, and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m., from the graveside of East View Cemetery, with the Rev. Ray Miles officiating. Interment will follow in the family lot of East View Cemetery. Nephews served as active pallbearers.

The family received friends at Fred Talley's Parkview Chapel on Monday afternoon, from 12:30 until the procession left for the graveside service at 1:40 p.m.

Please join the family in honoring the life of Dorothy L. Shiflett by visiting www.talleysparkviewchapel.com, and posting your tributes and memories.

Fred Talley's Parkview Chapel Funeral Home, 2516 New Calhoun Highway N.E., Rome, Ga., 30161, is serving the family of Dorothy L. Shiftlett, (706) 291-9472.