Shirley Jean Sansom

Mrs. Shirley Jean Harrison Sansom, age 72, of Opp, AL died Monday, July 15, 2019 at a Dothan, AL hospital from complications from a stroke and heart surgery.
Shirley was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.  She is survived by her husband of 50 plus years, James E. “Ed” Sansom of Opp, AL; daughters, Sephanie Barbaree (Teddy) of Kinston, AL, and Christy Russell (Kim D.) of Opp, AL; brothers, Winferd Harrison of Bartow, FL, and  Robert Harrison of Bartow, FL; sisters, Charlene Ward of Bartow, FL, and Joan Johnson of Winter Haven, FL; grandchildren, T.J. Barbaree, Justin Barbaree, Tiffany Barbaree, Kasey Russell, Kross Russell, Kimber Russell and Kris Russell; great-grandchildren, Avery Holland and Brody Nelson.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond Harrison and LaDonna Starling Harrison and brother, Charles Harrison.
A memorial service for Mrs. Sansom will be conducted 2:00 PM Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Lowery Cemetery with Bro. Joe Farris officiating.  Relatives and friends are welcome to visit the family at Ed’s home, 208 Parker Ave. Opp, AL.
Wyatt Funeral Home of Opp, AL is serving the Sansom Family.  Those unable to attend may sign the guestbook online at

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