Shirley Kathryn Nunley, 76, of Duncan, Oklahoma passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at her home in Duncan. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Rock Creek Cemetery with Pastor James McDowell officiating. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Don Grantham Funeral Home. No formal visitation has been scheduled.
Shirley Kathryn Nunley was born on October 12, 1941 in Compton, California to Englebert Wilhelm Groenhagen and Pauline Della (Staats) Groenhagen. Shirley graduated from Paramount High School in Paramount, California in 1959.She married the love of her life James Harvey Nunley on April 10, 1963 in King City, California. Shirley worked as a bookkeeper for several companies in Duncan, Oklahoma. She was a faithful member of the Sovereign Grace Baptist Church and a member of the Duncan Arts, Crafts and Hobbies club. She loved to travel with her family and enjoyed cooking most of all she loved caring for her children and grandchildren.
Shirley is survived by her beloved husband of 55 years, James Nunley of the home; her children and their spouses; Janna Royer and her husband Kirk Royer of Duncan, Oklahoma, James Todd Nunley and his wife Lisa Lavon Nunley of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, Cheryl Ann Enoch and her husband Mark Enoch of Trussville, Alabama, Daniel Aaron Nunley of Marlow, Oklahoma; her sisters, Karen Lynn Canvan and her husband Robert Canvan of Buena Park, California, Janice Pauline Belli of Palm Desert, California; ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Shirley is preceded in death by her parents Englebert and Pauline Groenhagen. In lieu of flowers the family has asked that memorial donations be made to the Sovereign Grace Baptist Church 1204 Jefferson Duncan, OK 73533. Condolences may be left for the family online at www.granthamfuneralhomes.com