Shirley Barnes Slaven, 71, of Huntsville, passed away April 26, 2013, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

Born in Crab Orchard, Tennessee, February 26, 1942, she was preceded in death by her mother, Jewel Barnes Snyder; and son, Steve Slaven.

She is survived by her children: Tammy Mitchell, Carol Myers, Wayne Slaven, and Bill Slaven and wife, Sherry; daughter-in-law, Leni Slaven-West; grandchildren: Angela Marrero, Justin Myers, Kayla Slaven, Dahlia Slaven, Adriane Henry, Greg Slaven, Chase Slaven, J.R. Slaven, and Jessica Smith; nine great-grandchildren, brother and sisters: J.D. Phillips, Patsy Sims, and Betty McCormick; several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.

Funeral service was conducted April 29, at West-Murley Funeral Home Huntsville Chapel with Bro. Gary Boyatt and Bro. Ed King officiating. Interment followed at Keeton Cemetery.

West-Murley Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.