Shirley Rose Johnson Peeples, age 81, of Madison,  passed away on April 8, 2017. Shirley was born in Mize, MS on 10-20-1935, to Grover Johnson and Myrtis Sullivan Johnson.

She graduated in 1953 from Mize High School, attended Draughon's Business College. She married Dunlap Peeples, Jr in 1994. She retired from Bellsouth on December 31, 1994 with over 35 years of service.

She is survived by stepchildren, Eldon Peeples (Wanda) of Raymond, MS, Dorothy Beach (Bill) of Nicholasville, Kentucky, 7 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at Parkway Funeral Home April 12, 2017 Interment was in Lakewood Memorial Cemetery