Shirley Gallup - age 84 of Cameron, MO passed away Saturday morning, March 27th, 2021 at The Village of Cameron. Shirley was born on February 24th, 1937 the daughter of Harley and Opal (Rice) Holcomb in Gallatin, MO. She was a 1955 graduate of Gallatin High School. She was united in marriage to James R. Gallup in Miami, OK. Shirley worked as a secretary for Standard Oil and John Knox Village in Kansas City prior to retirement. She and Jim retired to Lake Viking, before moving to Cameron. Shirley attended Turning Point Church in Cameron. She loved to crochet and raise border collies. Shirley was a sweet Christian lady that loved spending time outdoors with her dogs.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jim; brother, Paul Holcomb and sister, Jean Kirkpatrick. Survivors include son, Steve (Ann) Holcomb of Gallatin; grandchildren: Jared, Travis, Lauren, Molly Kurtz and Trevor Lowe; 10 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and other extended family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to McFall Cemetery in care of the funeral home. Graveside services will be held at 2 PM, Thursday, April 1st, 2021 at McFall Cemetery in McFall, MO. There is no scheduled family visitation. Friends may call from 11 AM to 5 PM, Wednesday at Stith Funeral Home in Gallatin, MO. Arrangements entrusted to the care and direction of Stith Funeral Home in Gallatin. (660) 663-2117. Online guestbook at www.stithfamilyfunerals.com.
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