Shirley Ann LaFollette was born February 19, 1947 to Clarence Herschel and Geraldine (Hoch) Cramer in Cortez, Colorado. She graduated high school and she was a homemaker all her life. She married Richard “Rick” LaFollette in Red River, New Mexico on June 24, 1977. She loved to grow things cook and spend time with her family and friends. She was a lifetime member of the Church of the Firstborn. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, Buster, Cecil, Gale and Paul and by two sisters, Dorothy and Wilma.
Shirley passed on July 27, 2016 in her residence at the age of 69.
She is survived by her husband, Rick, of Booker, Texas; her daughter, Dina Gilmore of Amarillo, Texas; two sisters, Cora Axtell of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Thelma Robicheaux of Beaver, Oklahoma; 2 grandsons, Wesley and Richard Cox and a host of other relatives and friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests any memorials to go to the Church of the Firstborn.