Visitation Information:

January 12th, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Service Information:

January 12th, 2019 at 01:00 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Mrs. Shirley Jo D. Carey, 83

Shirley Jo DuBois Carey, RN, MSN ,PhD

Age 83, Flowery Branch Ga

January 1, 1936 - January 5, 2019

Preceded in death by parents Joseph and Virginia DuBois, husband, George “Gus” Edward Carey.  Survived by children Elizabeth Ann Carey Hope (Jimmy Loo), Constance Jo Carey (Ben Peck), Joanne Rachel Carey, brothers, Richard DuBois (Jan), Dennis Dubois (Susie), sisters, Debianne Peterman (Bob), Linda DuBois (Dave). Grand children, Stephen Randall Elliott, Taylor Brooke Hope (William Leighton), Danielle Lee Bedsole, Madeline Hope Krilla (Kirk), Parker David Hope; Great grandchildren, Braelynn Emma Elliott, Saxton Royce Krilla, Stella Rose Krilla and many nieces, nephews.

The family will receive friends and family from 12:00 – 1:00 pm Saturday, January 12, 2019 service will follow at 1:00pm, Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Dr, Gainesville GA, 30504.  Family and friends are invited to gather at her residence for fellowship immediately following the service.

In lieu of flowers, mom requested that memorial donations be made to: Emeritus Faculty Scholarship Fund Emory’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing office of Gift Records, Emory University; 1762 Clifton Road, Ste 1400 MS, 0970-001-8AA, Atlanta GA 30322-400; Re: Dr. Shirley Carey

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

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Condolences 5
Dennis Perry DuBois 2019-01-10 10:42:34
I will miss you my dear sister! You were always the strong and stable influence in my life. May the Angels welcome you into heaven! Love you more than anything! Love from your brother, Denny and Susie DuBois
Denise Daw-Brown 2019-01-10 18:16:18
My deepest and most heartfelt condolences to your sweet girls Shirley. I am so very grateful that I was blessed to have known you in my early years as Coni and I were growing up. I thank you for treating me with such kindness and acceptance at all times ..even when we were bad. You always had a wonderful impact on my life for just being the wonderful you you were all the time. I wish I could see the breath taking Glory you are witnessing this very moment. I know it can only be beyond words. God bless and keep you always and shines his favor, comfort and love brightly on your beautiful girls and loving family. You are missed and fondly thought of regularly. Until we meet again precious lady.
Carey Tancer 2019-01-11 12:14:47
So sorry for your loss. My deepest and heartfelt condolences to you Coni, and all your family during this difficult time.
Shirley Martin 2019-01-11 15:42:34
JoJo, although I didn’t have the pleasure of meeting your sweet Mom, I listened to you talk about her with much love. I know you are sad and I/we understand. It does hurt so much losing your Mom. I’m l sorry and I extend my deepest sympathy to you and your family. Know that you can count on “us” to be there for you for whatever you need. Love you very much! Shirley Martin your other mama!
The Korynoski family 2019-01-12 11:59:07
Beth and family, We are so sorry for your loss. We know you will miss your Mom/Grandma/Sister dearly. Our thoughts are with you all. Wally, Althea, Jason & Rachel Korynoski
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