Shirley Ann (Brittain) Nogales
April 12, 1949 – January 6, 2021
Shirley Ann Nogales peacefully entered her heavenly home on January 06, 2021 at 11:24 p.m. She was born on April 12, 1949 to the late Dwight Brittain and Madelyn Minnish Brittain in Shelby, North Carolina.
Shirley was married to Albert Nogales who preceded her in death.
Those left to cherish her memories are her four children; Theresa, Victor, Juan, and Aaron and their spouses John, Carolyn, and Tammy; fifteen grandchildren: Hunter, Logan, TJ, Claire, Erica, Sarah, Mason, Benson, Carson, Gage, Gracie, Tiffany, Ashlyn, Melea, and Brittney, five great grandchildren: Lillyana, Alasdair, Grayson, Shay, and Londyn.
In addtion to her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren Shirley is also survived by three brothers: Jack, Mark and OB, and two sisters: Margie and Virginia along with many nieces and nephews that she loved.
Shirley loved her family and served them well. She was generous, strong, and determined. In her life she overcame many obstacles and persevered. She served as a CNA at Broughton Hospital where she retired. Shirley enjoyed caring for and serving people.
The family will have a private service to celebrate Shirley's life and their love for her.
Shirley was very loved and will be dearly missed. We will fondly remember our mother, sister, family member, and friend.
"Honor your father and mother, and, you shall love your neighbor as yourself" Matthew 19:19 ESV
The Nogales family has entrusted arrangements to Kirksey Funeral Home of Morganton.