Shirley L. Lamb
March 23, 1940 ‒ June 12, 2015
Shirley L. Lamb, age 75, of Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Heartland of Centerburg surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 23, 1940 in Mount Vernon, Ohio the daughter of William and Margaret Eileen (Ransom) Eaton. Shirley was a 1958 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and worked as an administrative assistant to the Vice President of loans at First Federal Bank in Mount Vernon.
Shirley was an active member and past Worthy Matron of Ann Hill Chapter #81 Order of Eastern Star in Fredericktown and past Ohio Deputy Grand Matron. She was a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon. Shirley was a former member of the Jaycees Wives Club and former advisor for the Rainbow Girls. Above all else, Shirley enjoyed spending quality time with friends and family.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Hugh R. “Dick” Lamb, three sons; Hugh (Kathy) Lamb Jr. of Mount Vernon, William (Roxanne) Lamb of Fredericktown and Thomas (Teresa) Lamb of Nova; 10 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren and a brother, Richard (Vickie) Eaton of Cypress, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may call on Monday from 4PM to 8PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where an Eastern Star Memorial Service will follow calling hours. Additional calling hours will be Tuesday from 10 AM to 11 AM at the funeral home with a funeral service to follow at 11 AM with Rev. Charlie Bark officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery, and a meal of fellowship will follow at Thrall Masonic Lodge in Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions in Shirley’s name may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored, to have been chosen, to serve the family of Shirley L. Lamb.