Shirley Mae Webster Matheson, 60, of Taylorsville, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018, at her residence, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Shirley was born November 4, 1957, in Alexander County, daughter of Kenneth Webster and the late Doris Curtis Webster Cass.
Prior to her disability, she was employed as a seamstress with G&S Sewing and Carolina Glove. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed working with her flowers, but the joy of her life was spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her mother, Shirley was preceded in death by her son, Kenneth “Brian” Matheson.
In addition to her father, Shirley is survived by her husband, Kenneth Lee Matheson of the home; a son, Erik Lee Matheson (Elaina Kemp); two daughters, Audrey M. Pressley (Curt) and Kelly M. Dishmond, all of Taylorsville; a brother, Michael Webster (Brenda); four sisters, Phyllis Hildebran (Keith), Sylvia Parham (Jeff Chester), Vicki Cass (Eddie), and Nancy Nanney (Ralph); and eight grandchildren, Maegan and Lydia Pressley, Marleigh and Silas Dishmond, and Preston, Riley, Heidi and Ryder Matheson.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018, at East Taylorsville Baptist Church, 1st Ave. Drive SE, Taylorsville. Rev. Jamie Steele will officiate. Burial will follow the funeral service in Taylorsville Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30-1:50 p.m. at the church, prior to the service.
Condolences may be emailed to the Matheson Family by visiting our website at www.chapmanfuneralhome.com.
Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the family of Shirley Matheson.