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Shirley Joplin Donahue

September 22, 1953 ~ February 7, 2019 (age 65)


Mt. Croghan, SC


          Mrs. Shirley Joplin Donahue, age 65, entered into rest on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at her home. Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Sunday, February 10, 2019 from the Chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Matt Neisler and Brent Taylor with burial to follow in the Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 PM Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home.


          Mrs. Donahue was born September 22, 1953 in Concord, NC a daughter of the late J.L. and Roxie Mills Joplin. She was a retired employee of Chesterfield Yarn Mills with over 35 years of service. Shirley loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. Her hobbies included sewing, baking, gardening, and watching tv.


          In addition to her parents, Mrs. Donahue was also preceded in death by her husband, Harry Mitchell Donahue; 2 brothers, Junior Joplin and Thomas Joplin.


          Survivors include her sons, Phillip (Teresa) Taylor of Latta, SC, and Mitchell Donahue of Rock Hill, SC; daughter, Cassandra “Kandy” Donahue (Jessie) Long of Mt. Croghan, SC; grandchildren, Samantha Anderson, Scott Taylor, Brook Jones, Haley Jones, Luke Godwin, Shawn Hough, Kayla Hough, Jaheim Long, Dejah Long, and Tyler Donahue; great grandchild, Rylan Anderson; brother, Danny (Millie) Joplin of Mt. Croghan, SC; also numerous nieces and nephews including special niece, Michelle Joplin.


          Memorials may be made to Regency SouthernCare Hospice, Attention:  Grace Hospice Foundation 205 E. Main St. Chesterfield, SC 29709


Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home ( of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Donahue family.

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