Donald Shirley

January 17, 1958 - February 09, 2020

Donald Shirley

Donald Royce Shirley, Don, 62, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020, at his home in Nome, after an illness. Don was born on January 17, 1958, in Houston, to Melba and Tom Shirley. He graduated from Hardin-Jefferson High School, Sour Lake, in 1977 and was retired from Goodyear Chemical Plant, Beaumont.

Don’s many hobbies included building and working on classic cars, studying history, and listening to music. He worked tirelessly to help care for his aging parents, especially as they dealt with flooding during hurricane Harvey and tropical storm Imelda.

Survivors include his parents, Melba and Tom Shirley, of Nome; two brothers, Lloyd Shirley and his wife, Kristin, of Nome and Wayne Shirley and his wife, Kay, of Wake Village; and sister, Melinda Shirley, of Spring.

A graveside service for Mr. Shirley will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, February 14, 2020, at China Cemetery, 461 Benoit Avenue, China, under the direction of Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont.

Broussard's Mortuary - Major Drive
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Graveside Service
China Cemetery
461 Benoit Avenue, China, Texas 77713
Friday, February 14, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Comments (9)

  • Dennis (Doc) Browning

    27 September 2020 at 14:52 | #

    RIP brother


  • earl phelps

    15 February 2020 at 01:35 | #

    RIP DON . Your are a great person


  • Catherine Wedgeworth

    14 February 2020 at 18:09 | #

    So sorry, prayers sent for family


  • Jimmy HarriS

    13 February 2020 at 18:03 | #

    Sorry to hear about Don. Don was good people.


  • Bill Rigsby

    12 February 2020 at 13:40 | #

    Don was a kind and caring person, always quick to smile and wave. I will miss seeing him around Nome.


  • Rodney and Lori Martel

    11 February 2020 at 21:30 | #

    Praying for your family life long friends from Nome


  • Billie and Joyce Labay

    11 February 2020 at 21:25 | #

    Our love and prayers to all of you at this sad time. God bless you all with His love and peace.


  • Lorinda Rountree

    11 February 2020 at 21:04 | #

    So sorry for your loss.


  • Kim Dearbonne Waller

    11 February 2020 at 20:15 | #

    So very sorry to hear about Don.


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