Shirley Marie Worton Bissette, 69 of Wilson passed away Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex.
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson and other times at the home.
Shirley was a retired realtor and she loved animals, especially her dogs and cats. She was a loving wife, mother, sister and friend to all who knew her. Shirley was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.
Shirley is survived by her loving husband of forty-nine years, Steve Bissette; daughter, Lisa Bissette Patterson and husband, Rusty of Bailey; sister, Gloria Williams and husband, Durwood of Wilson; brother, Robert Worton and wife, Billie Jean of Elm City, and a host of loving nieces, nephews and family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred and Sylvia Worton, and her brother, Alfred William Worton.
Flowers are welcome or please consider donations in Shirley’s memory to The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, 1060 William Moore Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.