Shirley S. Cody, 84, of Conyers passed away February 3, 2016. She was born in Newton County, August 2, 1931, to the late Ed and Clara Belle Stokes. Mrs. Cody was a member of Highland Park Baptist Church, where she enjoyed singing in the choir. She was also a member of LAVFW 5290 of Conyers, Georgia, and she volunteered for seven years at Rockdale Medical Center.
Mrs. Cody retired from C.R. Bard after 23 years of service. She delighted in visiting the elderly members of her church and doing yard work. Preceding her in death were her husbands, Harold Cody and David (Bill) Lunsford; sons Andrew Barry Cody and Michael Harold Cody; and grandson, Michael Thomas Ballard.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Viki and Scot Brisendine of Conyers, Darlene and Dave Henderson of Mansfield; granddaughter Kristi Stoddard of Conyers; grandson, Dwayne Henderson of Stockbridge; sister Joyce Bourne of Conyers; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Cody will be held Sunday, February 7, 2016, 2p.m., at the Chapel of Caldwell and Cowan Funeral Home, 1215 Access Road, Covington, with Pastor Ted Moody and Pastor Mackie Hawkins officiating. Internment will follow in Lawnwood Memorial Park. Friends are welcome to join the family for visitation at the funeral home Saturday, February 6, from 5 to 7 p.m.
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