Shirley Kay Sprouse

Shirley Kay Sprouse, 74, of Ireland, passed away on Monday, January 10, 2022, at Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston.

She was born in Weston on April 20, 1947, a daughter of the late James Perry Allman and Helen Jean Boggs Pickens. In addition to her parents, Shirley was greeted in Heaven by her stepfather, Charles D. Pickens; one brother, Sonny Allman; and one sister, Mary Louise Allman.

Forever cherishing their memories of Shirley’s spunky nature are two children: Cathy Lamb and husband, Richard, of Weston and John Montgomery and wife, Sandy, of Ireland; ten grandchildren: Sumer Glover and husband, Eric, Lynn Leasure and husband, Jason, Robert Allen and wife, Hannah, David Allen and wife, Anna, Samantha Maroney, Candy Tomblin and husband, Mike, Brandy Howard and husband, Steve, Richard Lamb Jr. and wife, Ashley, Jamie McLean and husband, Chris, and David Golden; twenty-two great-grandchildren; five siblings: Red Allman and wife, Eula Mae, Susie Kinsinger and husband, David, Bev Oldaker and husband, Junie, Art Pickens, and Chuck Pickens; and several nieces and nephews

Shirley worked for the DHHR as a social worker and retired from William R. Sharpe Hospital in Weston. Favorite pastimes included: fishing, traveling, and quilting, but the thing she enjoyed most was spending time with her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Family and friends will gather for Visitation at Clutter Funeral Home-Alkire Chapel located at 190 Wildcat Road in Ireland from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2022. Funeral Services will begin at 1:00 p.m. in the Alkire Chapel with Pastor Wease Day officiating. Interment will follow at the Kincaid Cemetery on Buttermilk Road in Ireland.

We, at Clutter Funeral and Cremation, are honored and privileged to serve the family of Shirley Kay Sprouse. Online condolences may be expressed at

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