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April 17, 2024

Shirley Louise Millsaps

Shirley Louise Millsaps

Shirley Louise Millsaps, 81, of Taylorsville, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at Gordon Hospice House.

She was born June 25, 1941, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late William Glenn Earp and Amie McLelland Earp.

She retired from Broyhill Furniture and was a member of White Plains Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher, secretary, and Vacation Bible School Director. She enjoyed shopping, planting her Gerber daisies, and riding her golf cart.

Including her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jennis Conrad Millsaps; her sister, Mae Warren; and her brother, William Henry Earp.

Those left to cherish and honor her memories include her daughters, Anita Davis (Bruce) of Taylorsville, and Gina Fox (Tracy) of Hatteras; her grandchildren, Garrison Davis (Lauren), Sarah Jones (JP), and Katelyn Ellis (Nathan); and her great-grandchildren, Dixon Davis, Maxton Davis, Lukas Iseman, Ada Jones, Behr Jones.

The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., Friday, July 8, 2022, at White Plains Baptist Church. Pastor Tony Daniels will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Gordon Hospice House, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.

The family would like to express a special thanks to all of her friends that were always checking on her.

Condolences may be sent to

Adams Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to be serving the family of Shirley Louise Millsaps.

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