SYLVESTER -- Mrs. Rossiline Powell Shiver, 88, of Albany died Sunday, January 27, 2013 at Willson Hospice House in Albany.
The graveside service was held at 3:00 PM on Monday, January 28, 2013 in the Hillcrest Cemetery with the Rev. Grady Morey officiating.
Mrs. Shiver was born on June 24, 1924 in Worth County to the late Alex Rephard and Judie Ona Young Powell. She had lived in Dougherty County since 1949 and worked at Turner Air Force Base during WWII, and later retired after 17 years from the University of Georgia Extension Service in Dougherty County. Mrs. Shiver was a Girl Scout Leader for 20 years, a member of the AARP, Golden Key Club, Senior Friends at Palmyra and the Georgia Extension Service Retirees. She was a member of the Radium Springs Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Deborah Shiver Nelson (John David) of Ashburn; son, Bobby E. Shiver (Lorraine) of Lee County; brothers, Dr. Hugh M. Powell of Fayetteville, NC; Retired Colonel Jack Powell of Dawson; sister, Judy P. Sutton of Sumner; grandchildren, John David Nelson, Jr., Richard J. Nelson, Cory P. Whiddon, Cassie Shiver Stewart (Jason), Justin B. Shiver (Haley) & Danielle Shiver, great grandchildren, Trey Nelson, Gage Stewart & Addy Stewart.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Shiver was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest J. Shiver on July 2, 1989, a daughter, Cindy S. Whiddon on June 3, 1985, sisters, Christine Powell & Hattie Mae Price, and a brother, Walter W. Powell.
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