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Shirley Marie Kennedy

November 28, 1938 — February 23, 2024

Waverly, TN

Shirley Marie Oatsvall Kennedy, age 85, of Waverly, TN passed away Friday, February 23, 2024, at her residence surrounded by her loving children. She was born on November 28, 1938, in Camden, TN to the late Maggie and Marshall Oatsvall. Shirley was a very good decorator and was known for her eye in fashion. She also loved going to yard sales and going antique shopping.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Sheila Brake (Kevin) and Vicky Kennedy, both of Waverly, TN; son, Danny Kennedy of Waverly, TN; grandchildren, Christy Johnson (Rusty), Crystal Kennedy, Trey Kennedy (Amanda) and 3 other grandchildren; great grandchildren, Chelsea Manley (Christopher), Lily Curtis and 9 other great grandchildren.

Along with her parents, Shirley is preceded in death by her son, Ricky Kennedy; 2 sisters; 6 brothers and her sweet dog, Bo.

Arrangements are entrusted to Luff-Bowen Funeral Home

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