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“Stacy and family I'm so sorry for your loss. Shirley was a beautiful person and will truly be missed by so many I know she was my mom's best friend...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Lisa Jackson - Owensboro, KY

“Johny Cates I'm so sorry for your loss! Shirley was a very sweet and loving Lady and I know she is now walking that golden road with Mom friends...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Lisa Jackson - Owensboro, KY

“I will miss this woman so much, we picked at each other every day. She is one beautiful, special lady and will be so greatly missed. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Jana Brister - Hanson, KY

“Dear Terry and family,Jerry and I are so sorry to hear of the passing of your sister Shirley. Prayers for all your family. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Tammy Vernon - Owensboro, KY

“To know her was to love her. What a wonderful person we have lost. We will miss her dearly. We could not have asked for a better neighbor and...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: David & Kimberly Caswell - Island, KY

ISLAND - Shirley Ann Whitaker, 70, of Island, died Sunday, January 13, 2019, at 5:10PM at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Whitaker was born April 29, 1948, in Daviess County. She was a cook at West Kentucky Veterans Center in Hanson, and a member of St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Calhoun. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Josie Dossett; and brothers Barry Dossett and Kenny Dossett.

She is survived by her daughter, Stacy Onstott; significant other Johny Cates; brother Terry (Cindy) Dossett; sister Sue Johnson; sister-in-law Mary Dossett; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Thursday, January 17, 2019, at 1:00PM at St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Calhoun, with Father Josh McCarty officiating. Burial in West Union Schoolhouse Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 5:00PM and Thursday from 10:00AM until 12:00 noon at Tucker Memorial Chapel in Sacramento. There will be prayers on Wednesday at 7:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at