Shirley Mae (Snoke) Fogerson, 77, passed away at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, August 28, 2016, at Kirby Hospital in
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at the Cerro Gordo Brethren Church
in Cerro Gordo, Illinois. Burial will be in the Cerro Gordo Cemetery, also in Cerro Gordo, Illinois. Visitation will
be held from 10-11 A.M. Thursday, prior to the funeral service. In loving memory of Shirley, memorials may be
made to the Cerro Gordo Brethren Church or the Cerro Gordo Alumni. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Services are in
charge of the arrangements.
Shirley was born in December of 1938, in Decatur, Illinois, to the late Charles and Gladys Snoke. She married
Donald Lee Fogerson in July of 1957. They were married for 54 years before he preceded her in death. Shirley
and Don were the parents of two sons, Charles Ray (Chuck) and Gary Wayne Fogerson.
Shirley is survived by her son, Chuck (Debi) of Baton Rouge, Louisiana; grandchildren, Kimberly McGregor
(Brian) and Karla Fogerson-Porter (James), all of Decatur, Illinois; great-grandchildren, Alex and Aidan
McGregor, and Javiann and Jaimylee Porter, all of Decatur, Illinois; former daughter-in-law Pam Fogerson of
Decatur, Illinois; and special cousins Ellen and David Stogsdill of Oakley, Illinois.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and son, Gary.
The family of Shirley Fogerson would like to extend a special thank you to the following: Evergreen Senior Living
in Decatur, Ilinois, Piatt County Nursing Home in Monticello, Illinois, and Kirby Hospital in Monticello, Illinois
for their love and compassionate care of Shirley.