Mrs. Shirley Mae Rhymer, 66, of Dalton, departed this life Monday morning, Nov. 18, 2013, at the local hospital.
Shirley was born March 21, 1947, in Dalton, a daughter of the late James Walter and Arebell Silvers Patton. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Willie Bell Ault.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Larry Rhymer of the residence; daughter and son-in-law, Kristina and Mel Pierce of Chatsworth; brothers and sister-in-law, Clifford and Annette Patton of Rocky Face, and Sam Patton of Dalton; and grandchildren, Mckenna and Rucker.
Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Shirley Mae Rhymer will be held Wednesday at 4 p.m. with Pastor Wayne Cofield officiating.
Interment will follow in the Whitfield Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 6 to 9 p.m.
Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, 138 Melrose Drive, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.