Shirley Crump


(June 28, 2007)

Shirley Crump, 71, died Wednesday, June 28, in Powell.

She was born Nov. 30, 1935, in Vienna, Va., to John and Evelyn (Spindle) Gleason. She was an Episcopalian by faith and enjoyed artistic expression, especially ceramics.

Three years ago she followed her dream. She met a cowboy and moved to the West.

Shirley loved all animals, especially horses. Her favorite past-time was dancing, especially line dancing. Her favorite day of the year was Christmas.

She is survived by two sons, Doug and Wendy Layton and Barrett and Stephanie Crump; a daughter, Robin Layton; and four grandchildren.

No funeral services are planned. Cremation has taken place, with arrangements by Thompson Funeral Home.