Windsor, Shirley Josephine
Birth: Friday, September 30, 1938
Residence: Clements, Maryland
Death: Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the age of 77
Laid to Rest: Friday, May 20, 2016 in the Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, Maryland
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Shirley Josephine Windsor, 77, of Clements, Maryland passed away peacefully on May 15, 2016, at her home surrounded by family. Born September 30, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Lucille Dorothy Boswell and the late Joseph Thomas Boswell.
Shirley was the loving wife of the late Russell James Windsor. Shirley was a wonderful mother of six children, Barbara Jane Alston, Dennis Windsor, Allen Windsor (deceased) Joyce Wood (Jeffery), Brenda Braden (Donald) and Ernest Windsor; step-children, Trisa Brooks (Bernard), James Flunt (Doris), Ernest Bradshaw, and Jerry Bradshaw. Shirley also had 26 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Siblings: Dorothy Knott (Leonard), Annabelle Bradshaw (Percy), Jean Talbott, Patsy Watt (James), Marylou Bowmen (Michael), Melvin Boswell, Charles Boswell (deceased), Wanda Ridgley, Judy Tucker and Mickey Boswell; and many nieces and nephews.
Shirley was a die-hard Redskins fan. She loved spending time with her family. She worked as a farmer, waitress and at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home until she retired. Shirley would decorate her yard every holiday. She opened her heart and home to everyone. She will be greatly missed.
A viewing will be on Friday, May 20, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, Maryland 20622. Funeral service will be at 12:30 PM with Father Gallagher officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Gardens, 3221 Mattawoman Beantown Road, Waldorf, MD 20601.
Serving as pallbearers will be James Boswell, Richard Wilkerson, Desmond Tucker, Damian Tucker, Allen "Pokey" Windsor, and Tony Bush, Sr. Honorary pallbearers will be Michael Hardesty and Bernard Brooks. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Shirley's name to Hospice of St. Mary's, PO Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.