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In Memory of

Shirley B. Stallworth

September 18, 1928 - November 22, 2016

Obituary


Shirley Baggett Stallworth passed away on November 22, 2016, at the age of 88 in Atlanta, GA. She was born on September 18, 1928 in Waycross, GA to M. J. and Dell Baggett. She graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Atlanta and attended Shorter College for two years. She was a homemaker and a faithful volunteer in numerous capacities at Peachtree Christian Church where she was an active member for 75 years. She was known for her excellent culinary skills, entertaining in her home, as well as running a catering business for a several...

Shirley Baggett Stallworth passed away on November 22, 2016, at the age of 88 in Atlanta, GA. She was born on September 18, 1928 in Waycross, GA to M. J. and Dell Baggett. She graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Atlanta and attended Shorter College for two years. She was a homemaker and a faithful volunteer in numerous capacities at Peachtree Christian Church where she was an active member for 75 years. She was known for her excellent culinary skills, entertaining in her home, as well as running a catering business for a several years.


She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Carlton Watson Stallworth, and her children and their spouses, John Fetz and wife, Camie; and Virginia Fetz Jackson and husband, Gordon; five grandchildren, Ryan Fetz and wife, Sarah; Ansley Fetz; Anna Marissa Fetz; Mitchell Jackson; and Joshua Jackson; three great-grandsons, Jacob, David, and Samuel Fetz. She is also survived by a sister, Mildred Russell. All of the family lives in the Atlanta area.


In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by her daughter, Barbara Lynn Fetz, and the father of her three children and spouse of 33 years, Jess Denison Fetz.


A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 27, 2016, at Peachtree Christian Church, 1580 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30309. The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. at the church. There will be a reception following the service in Stew Wood Hall.


In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Heritage Fund of Peachtree Christian Church, 1580 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30309.