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Shirley Elizabeth Frazier

August 31, 1936 — March 15, 2011

Shirley Elizabeth Frazier, 74, a resident of Cleveland, passed away March 15, 2011 at the family residence. She was a member of Westwood Baptist Church. She was devoted to her family and friends. She retired after thirty years of employment with Duracell. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Jenkins Corvin; sister, Charlotte Waters; brother, Lake Corvin; special cousin, Toy Lee; and the love of her life, Dewayne McTaggart. Survivors include her daughters, Karen Vassey and husband, David; Tracey Hardin and husband, David, all of Cleveland; son, Rodney Frazier and wife, Angel of Cookeville; grandchildren: Tani Still, Heather Hardin, Jansen Vassey and Kelsey Vassey all of Cleveland; Jenner and Sara Hardin of Oklahoma City, OK; Bradley Frazier, Tia Frazier and Christopher Frazier of Cookeville; great grandchildren; Cooper Still, Aiden Hardin and Quentin Frazier; sisters, Sue Brown and husband, Don; Martha Swafford and husband Clifford; Twyla McAmis and husband, Kenneth; Jo Musselwhite and husband, Jimmy; Evelyn DeFriese and husband, Don; brothers, Carly Corvin and Ray Corvin and wife, Mary; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 17, 2011 in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with Chaplain Don Sapp officiating. Interment will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday in Benton Memorial Gardens. A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Frazier family guestbook at
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Funeral Service

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Starts at 7:30 am (Eastern time)

Higgins Funeral Home

6439 US-411, Benton, TN 37307

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Graveside Service

Friday, March 18, 2011

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Benton Memorial Gardens

, Benton, TN 37307

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