Shirley Ann Wall Lassiter 78, went home to be with her Lord,  Saturday, November 8, 2014.


Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Pineywood Baptist Church, with the Reverend Paul McClure and Reverend Larry Adams officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.


Shirley was a native of Moore County.  She loved the Lord and her church.  She enjoyed traveling, especially to the mountains, gospel sings and North Carolina Tar Heel Basketball.  She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She loved spending time with friends and family.


Shirley was a daughter of the late Hubert Ernest and Mary Lou Etta Edmonds Wall. She is preceded in death by her husband, Johnnie Lassiter, sisters: Stella Powers, Alma Weston; brothers: Spencer, Clyde, Curtis, Leighton, Elmer Wall.


Shirley is survived by sons: Michael Lassiter and wife Leigh, of Carthage; Steven  Lassiter, of Cameron, daughter: Beth Robinson and husband, Bo, of Carthage;

brother: Odell Wall, sister: Ruby Holland, grandchildren: Andrea Snipes, Amber Lassiter, Seth Lassiter. great granddaughter: Grace Snipes.


The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM on Monday, November 10, 2014 at Powell Funeral Home, Southern Pines, NC.


Memorial may be made to a charity of your choice.


Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is assisting the Lassiter family.


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  1. I am so sorry to hear about Shirley. I always enjoyed talking with her. If there is anything I can do for the family just let me know.

  2. Beth and Family:

    We are heart broken about the loss of your mother, she was a dear friend to many people. We always loved talking to her when we would see her at all the gospel singings we attended. We will be praying for you and your family

  3. Beth & Family We are so sorry to hear about your mother. If there is anything that we can do just let us know. Our prayers will be with you & your family in the days ahead. May God be with you & your family. We Love You!

  4. To all the Family: Shirley was such a sweet, precious lady. We worked together for years at Whitin Roberts Co., and she was a dear friend. God bless all of you at this time of great loss.

    Kathy Epley

  5. Beth, Michael, and family,

    Deepest sympathy to you in the loss of your mother. May God bless you as you deal with your sorrow and may the memories of her sustain you.

  6. Beth,

    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful mother. Know that you and your family are in our prayers.


    Janice Troxler

  7. Beth, Micheal and Steven,

    I was sorry to hear of you mother’s passing. She was a sweetheart and I will miss our phone calls. She was three years older than me and we played as brother and sister. I remember when I returned briefly to Cameron

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