January 6, 1936 – June 15, 2021
WENDELL – Kent Francis Shirely, 85, passed away on Tuesday. He was born in Gratiot County, Michigan to the late Francis Walter and Coral Palmer Shirely. He worked in the field of interior design. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Lynn Eldon Shirely.
He is survived by his nephews, Christopher Lynn Shirely, Ian Michael Shirely (Sherylann), Anthony John Shirely; great-nephews and great-nieces, Guillermo, Michelle, Heather, Joshua, Matthew, Desaray, Tyce, Addison and Haven.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third Street, Wendell, NC. www.stricklandfuneral.com