MARION — Mrs. Lola Mae Shire, 78, of Marion, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Salem Springlake Health and Rehabilitation Center in Salem.
Mrs. Shire was a retired housekeeper from Livingston Hospital and Healthcare Services in Salem and a member of Unity Baptist Church in Crayne, Ky.
She is survived by three children, Glenda Dragovich and her husband Mike of Seminole, Fla., Brenda Clemmons and her husband John of Hobart, Ind., and Jeanie Shire of Marion; 11 grandchildren, Mike Sakon, Jennifer Dragovich, Christina Dragovich, John Clemmons, Wade Clemmons, Mike Clemmons, Joe Clemmons, Kortni Clemmons, Jason Mathieu, Jessie Mathieu, and Jon Mathieu; five great-grandchildren, Nicholas Fisher, Katie Mathieu, Hailey Mathieu, Laryssa Pogue, and Taylor Graw; and one great-great-grandchild, Hunter Marsh.
She was preceded in death by one son, Gene Shire; one grandson, Ed Sakon; one brother, Melvin Wilson; one half-brother, Howard Wilson; her father, William Shire; and her mothers, Mrytle Mezo Shire and Ruth M. Jeffers.
Funeral services will be Monday, May 6, 2013, at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors in Salem with the Rev. Barry Hix officiating. Burial will follow in Mound Cemetery in Willow Hill, Ill.
Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Boyd Funeral Directors, 212 East Main Street, Salem, KY 42078.
Condolences may be left online at boydfuneraldirectors.com.