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Shirley McGill

February 8, 1953 — June 7, 2013

Normal, IL, Shirley Louise Starks McGill, 60, of Normal passed
away Friday, June 07, 2013 at 11:33 p.m. at her residence.

Funeral services will be at 12 noon
on Friday, June 14, 2013 at Christ Fellowship Church with the
Pastor Albert Jones officiating. Visitation will be held from 11
a.m. to 12 noon on Friday, June 14, 2013 at her church. Burial will
be in Evergreen Cemetery in Bloomington, IL. Memorials may be
directed to the American Heart and Lung Association.
Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington is assisting her
family with arrangements.

Shirley was born February 08, 1953
in Charleston, Missouri a daughter of James Harris and Leola

Survivors include her two sons:
Terrell (Nessa) McGill of Bloomington, IL; Jarvis Mcgill of Normal,
IL; two daughters: Terrina (Patrick) McGill of Normal, IL; Danielle
McGill of Normal, IL; and her mother Leola Corthran of Bloomington,
IL; six sisters: Rosemary Webb, Ella Redmond, Earnestine Jones,
Geraldine Biles, Florine Duffie, Eva Taylor; five brothers: Howard
Biles, Arthur Biles, Richard Starks, Donnell Biles, Eddie Starks.
Also surviving are sixteen grandchildren: Tyresha, Tasmin, Zoriana,
Zhennedy, Xavier, Yacemine, Zhane, Terrell Jr., Nevaeh, Terressa,
Nessiah, Javion, Xzavus, Ambir, Jordan, JaVaun; three great
grandchildren: Amiyah, I'Yhana AmBri'Onna; and a host of nieces and

Shirley was preceded in death by
her father; one sister: Willistine Roby; and one brother David

Shirley was a graduate of
Charleston High School in Charleston, Missouri and long time member
of Christ Fellowship Church in Bloomington, Illinois. Some of her
favorite hobbies were playing cards, cooking, ceramics, traveling,
playing Scrabble, shopping and just enjoying life to the fullest.
She was a mother to four but a mother figure to many more. Shirley
was always there to give a helping hand to those in need. My mother
was a wonderful person. She always welcomed everybody with open
arms no matter the situation. Momma was the rock for our family and
now we are temporarily lost without her but we have to be strong
for one another. That is what Momma would want. She is still with
us today. My Heart, My Soul, My Mother, Shirley McGill.

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