May 8, 1941July 31, 2018

Welborn, Shirley Faye Dawkins, of Birmingham, AL, age 77, passed away on July 31, 2018. She is preceded in death by her parents, Minnie Bell Dawkins and Girvis Dawkins. She is survived by her husband, John Oran Welborn; children, Elaine Welborn Coston, Carol Denise Welborn Brown (Charlie), John Oran Welborn, Jr, and Jeffrey Lee Welborn (Latonia); grandchildren, Dr. Stephen Roy Coston, Jr (Brittany), Johnathon Paul Coston (Beverly), Charles Brandon Brown, Abigail Grace Welborn, Chloe Renee Welborn, Jacob Ethan Welborn, and Ava Nicole Welborn; and great-grandchildren, Kelsie Ella Coston, Ryan Thomas Coston, and Matthew Felix Coston; and a host of nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 11AM to 12PM with a funeral service to follow at 12PM at Kilgroe Funeral Home Leeds Chapel with burial at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Online at Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds directing.

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