Shirley Coreen Ross

Shirley Coreen (Johnson) Ross was born on August 27,1937 in Reger, MO, to the late Frank and Nellie Johnson.  She peacefully passed away on February 16, 2024, at the age of 86 in the Excelsior Springs Hospital.

Shirley, a graduate of Green City, MO High School, was a Loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother. She was known for her love of exploring flea markets with her husband as well as cross country motorcycle trips.  You could always find her at the local thrift stores and auctions.  She held the title of the “Garage Sale Queen” with pride.  Her vibrant spirit and warm personality touched the lives of many.

She is survived by her husband, Bobbie D. Ross of Excelsior Springs, MO; daughter, Tamara L. Cunningham; granddaughter, Emily J. Brand and husband, Camden M. Brand; as well as grandson, Reed C. Cunningham, all of Kansas City, MO; sisters, Wanda Roof of Lemons, MO, and Verla Rhoads of Green City, MO; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.  Shirley was preceded in death by two sisters and six brothers, as well as brother- and sister-in-laws.

The family has entrusted the care of arrangements to Bross & Spidle Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs, MO.  We will miss her deeply and look forward to seeing her again one day.