Shirley J. Justice

May 22, 1932 ‒ September 25, 2014

Galion, Ohio

Shirley J. Justice, 82, went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday evening, September 25, 2014 at MedCentral Shelby Hospital.

She was born May 22, 1932 in Swords Creek, VA and was the daughter of Thomas and Josephine (Stevens) Price.

Shirley is survived by her husband of 55 years Adrian “Gene” Justice whom she married on April 24, 1959. She is also survived by children, Morgan “Ed” Minamyer of Galion, Doug (Kathy) Justice of Galion, Mike (Leslie) Justice of Mt. Gilead; 6 grandchildren, Kyle, Brad, Cassandra, Jimmy, Kristy and Melissa; 7 great-grandchildren; sister Ivory (Jim) Duncan of Galion; brothers Wint (Nancy) Price and Willard Price all of Swords Creek and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was a devoted wife, mom and caregiver to her family and enjoyed watching NASCAR and her Ohio State Buckeyes.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by 7 brothers and 2 sisters.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at the Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel where services will be held Monday, September 29, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Ernest Surgener officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Galion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve the family of Shirley Justice and condolences may be made to them at

  • Gene, Ed, Doug and Mike,
    Words can’t express the loss of Shirley …… a much loved wife, mother and a most special Aunt. She will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to each of you.
    Roger, Becky and family

  • Doug & Kathy & family:

    Was so sorry to read about your mother’s passing. You will be in our prayers. If there is anything we can do to help, please let us know.

  • Mom, I Love you and Miss you so so much. Say hello to Jesus for me, and I will be with you again someday. Love Eternally, your son Edd.

  • Uncle Gene, Edd, Doug and Mike,

    I’m really sorry to hear of Aunt Shirley’s passing, We will all will miss her very much. Count on us if you need anything .

    Jake, Raquel and family

  • Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family of Shirley-
    Love Tom & Betty Reece -410 Grove Ave-Galion, Ohio 44833-2518