Shirley Jo Thompson, 72, of Owensville, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Capital Region Hospital in Jefferson City.
Shirley was born in Canaan on November 21, 1944, to the late Lee and Grace (Branson) Vandegriffe. On May 11, 1963, in Bland she was united in marriage to Marion Thompson. She was a member of New Salem Baptist church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Wanda Quick, Mary Lough, Norma Adams and Donna Smith; and brothers, Howard, Jerry and Allen Vandegriffe; son-in-law, Neal Turnbough; grandson, Ryan Turnbough.
Her survivors include her children, Tina Turnbough and Angie Schultz and husband Lyle all of Owensville and Cindy Doss and husband Willis of Rocky Mount; grandchildren, Travis Spradling and girlfriend, Samantha Hollandsworth, Tanya Turnbough, Nick Doss, Ashley Eden and husband Ted, Courtney Doss and Mitch Schultz and fiancé Miranda Poe; siblings, Doris Schneider of Owensville, Joyce Havener of Texas, Judy Barrick and husband Jim of Owensville, Kathy Shook of Owensville, Patty Hoevelmann of Cuba, Gary Vandegrifffe and wife Mary Ann of Owensville, Richard Vandegriffe and wife Debbie of New Haven and Denny Vandegriffe of Owensville; brother-in-law, Maynard Thompson of Marionville; sister-in-law, Marilyn Williford of Owensville; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relative and friends.
Visitation will be on Saturday, June 10 from 8-10 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel in Owensville.
Funeral services will follow at 10:00 a.m. at the Chapel with pastor David Poe officiating. Burial will be in Countryside Memorial Gardens in Owensville.