Shirley Flynn, 87, of Lexington, passed away Friday, March 26, 2021, in
Hospice Care at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington.
Born in Pulaski County on July 12, 1933, she was the daughter of William
Hershel and Gertie Thompson Spaw. She was a 54 year member of Central
Baptist Church in Lexington and a member of Friendship International for
She leaves behind two sons, a daughter, and a daughter-in-law; Douglas
of Phoenix, Arizona; Philip (Jody) of Versailles; and Katarina Lang of
Dewey, Arizona. She is survived by six siblings, Betty Smith, Ronald
Spaw, Eunice Norfleet, Geneva Romines, Sandra Utley and Judy Hoffman.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Flynn, whom she married
on Oct. 23, 1953; and her siblings, William Claude Spaw, Millard Spaw,
Martha Hughes, Stanley Spaw, Tony Spaw and Johnny Spaw.
A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, at
Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.clarklegacycenter.com.