Shirley Dehart, age 83 passed away on October 25, 2022 at Holston Valley Hospital in Kingsport, TN. She was a past member of Asheboro Pentecostal Holiness Church in Asheboro, NC and attended Red Hill Memorial Baptist Church in Duffield, VA. She was preceded in death by her parents John Tobe Whitt and Hallie Mae Worrell Whitt. She is survived by her children Ricky DeHart of Asheboro NC, Melissa DeHart of Stickleyville, VA and Keith DeHart and daughter-in-law Valerie DeHart of Jonesville, VA.
She is also survived by her grandchildren: Brooke Vickers, Michael DeHart, Scott Cook, Kaley DeHart Miles, Daniel DeHart and Evan DeHart. Her beloved great-grandchildren; Keldon Miles, Braylee Miles, Ayden DeHart, Gracelynn DeHart, Brayden DeHart and Chaston DeHart.
Visitation will be on Thursday, October 27, at Sturgill Funeral Home in Pennington Gap from 11 until 1:00 pm. Funeral service will follow with Pastor Harold Shoemaker officiating. Graveside service will be held on Saturday October 29, 2022 at Oaklawn Cemetery, 737 Albemarle Road, Asheboro, NC at 2:00 pm with Pastor Rick Wilkie officiating.