Shirley Ann Tallant Calloway, age 82, of East Flat Rock, North Carolina, departed to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at UNC Health Care-Pardee in Hendersonville. Born in Henderson County, North Carolina on September 27, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Jessie Ward Tallant.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Calloway, Jr., who passed away on June 19, 1993; and one daughter, Deborah Calloway Ballard, who passed away on September 24, 2022.
A member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Tuxedo, Shirley had retired from JP Stevens following 31 years of service; and a while later she became a CNA for Pardee Home Care and retired after 16 years. She enjoyed taking care of her grandsons, who were the apple of her eye.
Shirley is survived by her two grandsons, Jacob Ballard (Amberly Fredericks) and Noah Weeks; one sister, Carolyn Ingle (Cecil); son-in-law, Brian Ballard; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hendersonville with Pastor Blair Stewart officiating.