- Last Updated on 07:41 AM 03/03/14
Mrs. Shirley Link Buckner of South Boston passed away on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at The Woodview.
She was born in Halifax County on Feb. 26, 1915 and was 99 years old. She was the daughter of the late William Link and Sarah Reaves Link and was married to the late George Malcomb Buckner.
She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church and was retired from The Woodview as a CNA.
Survivors include one daughter, Joyce Buckner, of South Boston; one son , Gerald Buckner, of Madison, N.C.; six grandchildren and one great-grandson.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery with Pastor Greg Thomas officiating.
The family will receive friends at the home of Joyce Buckner, 432 Crescent Drive, South Boston.
Those wishing to give memorials should consider a charity of their choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.powellfunerals.com.
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.