Funeral service to celebrate the life of Ollie Denise Kennington Shirley, 57 of Camden will be held today, February 18, 2015 at 4:00 PM at Calvary Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Stephen Sanderson will officiate. The family received friends Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be sent in Denise’s memory to American Cancer Society, Relay for Life of Kershaw County, c/o Gail Kirkland, 647 Lachicotte Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
Denise, wife of Timothy Shirley, died Monday, February 16, 2015. Born in Bishopville, SC. the daughter of the late Thomas Boykin Kennington and Ollie Jumelle McGee Kennington. She was formerly employed with DuPont.
Besides her husband, she is survived by 3 sons; Ryan Shirley, Matthew Shirley (Shannon) and Kirk Shirley and his fiancé Mitchette Boykin all of Camden; 2 grandsons, Caleb and Max Shirley; sisters, Debra Boan of Lugoff , Linda Young (Jimmy) of Bethune; brother, Dale Kenington (Loretta) of Lugoff; sister-in-law, Lynn Kennington; and a very dear friend, Elaine Robertson.
She was predeceased by 2 brothers, Thomas and Glenwood Kennington
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
On-line condolences may be sent to the Shirley family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.