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Shirley Anne Fordham, passed away on September 4, 2018.
Born March 5, 1930 in Salt Lake City, to James Samuel Nelson and Erma Fay Nelson.
Our hearts are heavy that our loving, gracious Mother has gone on to be with the love of her life, Her late husband, Arlos Dean Fordham.
Shirley spent her youth living in the West Capitol area of Salt Lake. She attended West High School then worked at a lunch counter downtown where she met Dad. They spent 63 wonderful years together raising the family.
She loved her family, quilting, crafting, lovingly made beautiful dolls and most of all, Being a Grandma.
Survived by their children; Samuel, David (Donna), Stewart , Deborah (Steve), Kevin (Lorry). Also 14 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
A viewing will be held on Thursday, September 13th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Russon Mortuary, 295 N Main Street, Bountiful, Utah. A graveside service will follow the viewing at 2:30 p.m. at the Bountiful City Cemetery, 2224 S 200 W, Bountiful, Utah.
We will all miss you dearly Mom. Your beautiful Soul will be with Dad.
Your kind and loving spirit will remain within us.