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Shirley Coreen Ross peacefully passed away on Friday, February 16, 2024, at the age of 86 at the Excelsior Springs Hospital. 

Shirley Coreen (Johnson) Ross was born on August 27,1937 in Reger, Missouri, to the late Frank and Nellie Johnson. 

She was a graduate of Green City High School, was a Loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother. 

Shirley 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. She was very proud and loved her grandchildren with all of her heart and they loved and adored her right back. 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; two 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, six brothers, as well as brothers and sisters in law. 

The family has entrusted the care of arrangements to Bross & Spidle LLC of Excelsior Springs, Missouri. 

We will miss her deeply and look forward to seeing her again one day.