Earl David Shirer, 78, of Stockbridge, passed away Jan. 6, 2012, at Southern Regional Medical Center.

A memorial service will be held Monday, Jan. 9, at Shadnor First Baptist Church, Union City Ga., at 2 p.m.

Survivors include his daughters, Tracy Shirer and Tonya Arrington, both of Yorktown, Va.; son, Scotty Shirer, of Prince George, Va.; sister, Christine Miles, of Sumter, S.C.; brother, Jake Shirer, of Ocala, Fla.; three grandchildren; special friends, Gladys and Randy Randolph.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Shadnor First Baptist Church, Union City, Ga. Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, Morrow Ga., is in charge of arrangements, (770) 961-2828.