Shirley Phillips Royston, 80, of the Sandy Cross Community, passed away Sunday evening April 7, 2019 at the Hart Care Center.

Born April 24, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Dewitt and Rannie Lou Sartain Phillips. She was sister of the late Edward Phillips, James Phillips, Geraldine Grizzle, and Dorothy Austin. She was a long time poultry and cattle farmer. She was a member of the Gordon Church.

She is survived by her husband Colian Royston, and daughter Teresa Royston.

Services will be 11am Wednesday morning at the B D Ginn Memorial Chapel with Rev. Alan Cole and Stanley Royston. Burial will be in the Zidon Baptist Church Cemetery.

The body is at the Ginn Funeral Home. The family is at the home and receive friends from 6 until 8pm Tuesday evening