September 15, 1938 ~ April 12, 2019
Shirley Ann Edwards (Smoot) passed away April 12, 2019 at Carson Tahoe Hospital with her daughter Scheri by her side. She was 80 years old and the death was unexpected by her loved ones.
Shirley was born and raised in Carson City to Herman and Maxine Smoot September 15, 1938. She had two brothers, Jack and Tom Smoot as well as a sister, Hazel Murphy (Smoot). During a visit from her sister, she met William Edwards, married him, and had her daughter Scheri Bispo (Edwards).
She had many friends who loved her dearly. As she got older, she enjoyed being a grandmother to her two granddaughters, Ashley and Alyssa Bispo. When her great-granddaughter arrived, she was thrilled and loved her and her little mannerisms.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Maxine, her siblings, Tom, Jack and Hazel, and her husband, William.
Surviving are her daughter, Scheri, her granddaughters Ashley and Alyssa, and her great-granddaughter Emelia. Also surviving are
her nieces, Gail and JoAnn, and her nephews, Shawn and Steve.
Services will be held at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 314 N. Division St. in Carson City, May 4, 2019 at 10 am.