Shirley A. Miller, 72

JUNE 28, 1941-JULY 23, 2013

July 25, 2013

Shirley Ann Miller, 72, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Md.

She was born June 28, 1941, in Morgan County, W.Va., daughter of the late Lawrence and Lucille Cain Clark.

Shirley was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. She was a 1959 graduate of Berkeley Springs High School, a 1963 graduate of Shepherd College and received her master's degree in education from Shippensburg University. She retired from Morgan County Schools as a school teacher.

She was a member of the Morgan County Community Education Outreach Service, the Knit-Wits, American Legion Post 60 Auxiliary and the Morgan County Retired Teachers Association.

Shirley is survived by one daughter, Ann Elizabeth Davis and husband, John, of Ellicott City, Md.; one brother, Larry W. Clark, Berkeley Springs; two granddaughters, Emma Kate Davis and Elisabeth Grace "Lizzy" Davis; former husband and friend, Gary D. Miller; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Anthony E. Miller in 2002, two sisters, Phyllis Dodson and Mija Lou Clark.

Mass of Christian burial will be conducted Monday, July 29, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Liberty and South Washington Streets, Berkeley Springs. Burial will follow at Greenway Cemetery.

Friends will be received Sunday, July 28 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 95 Union St., Berkeley Springs.  Rosary service will be recited at 8 p.m. 

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