Shirley Allgood Mushet

May 12, 1933April 8, 2018

Mrs. Shirley Allgood Mushet entered into eternal rest on April 8, 2018 at Kentwood Nursing Facility.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018 in the Chapel of Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends from 10 until the hour of service on Thursday. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mrs. Mushet was a lifelong resident of Augusta. She graduated from Emory University in Nursing. She was a former director of the nursing service at University Hospital and also served as the director of the University Hospital School of Nursing. Mrs. Shirley was a member of Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church. She Sang in the choir and was a gifted soprano, pianist and a member of the Adult Couples and Singles Sunday School Class.

She is survived by four children, Douglas Stewart Mushet, Cheryl M. Foster (William), Jennifer M. Stephens (Dennis), James Warren Mushet (Beth), grandchildren, William E. Foster III, Meredith Hawk, Nicolas Stephens, and Jeremy Stephens, and four great-grandchildren.

The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the staff at Kentwood Nursing Facility for their loving care.


  • Visitation Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 12, 2018

Shirley Allgood Mushet

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Debbie Alwin

April 10, 2018

I worked at the Uptown VA hospital with Shirley from 1990-1992. Loved working with her. She was an extraordinary, compassionate, highly skilled nurse. May she rest in peace. Prayers to her family.