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MRS. SHIRLEY LENDERMAN, age 91, of LaFayette, Georgia formerly of Chattooga County, Georgia passed away Monday evening, June 25, 2018, in the local nursing home.  A native of Chattooga County, She was born to the late John Meredith and Bonnie Stephenson Ellenburg on December 7, 1926.  Mrs. Lenderman was a member of Pennville Church of Christ, retired from Mount Vernon weave room, and was preceded in death by her husband, the late James Edwin Lenderman and son-in-law Barry Gilreath.
            Surviving are daughters and spouses, Kathy and David Daniel, Jan and Chris Ledbetter, and Judy Gilreath; son and spouse, Jimmy and Bobbie Ann Lenderman;  eight Grandchildren, fifteen Great Grandchildren, several Great Great Grandchildren, Nieces, and Nephew.
            Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 28th, at 11:00 A.M., from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Ministers Barry Gilreath, Tyler Gilreath, and Barry Gilreath, III officiating, interment in Summerville Cemetery.  Active Pallbearers Scott Daniel, Brent Smith, Chris Ledbetter, Casey Smith, Wayne Weaver, and Mike Frost; Honorary Pallbearers the Staff of Oakview Nursing and Rehab Center.  The Family will receive friends Thursday from 10 until 11 A.M. at the Funeral Home.
            Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Shirley Lenderman