Shirley Yost

Feb.18, 1928 - March 9, 2020

Shirley Yost passed away Monday, March 9, 2020. Private Graveside Services will be held on Tuesday, March 24, at Waco Memorial Park.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gerald A. "Jerry" Yost; and an infant daughter, Mary May. Shirley had a strong faith, and loved the simple things in life; a dinner with family, gardening, church activities, and playing with her grandchildren. She spent the last 14 years in Dallas and enjoyed being close to her family and making new friends.

She is survived by her son, David Yost and wife, Mary, of Dallas; daughter, Sherri Edrington and husband, John, of Dallas; grandchildren, Ashley Ashbaugh and her husband, Matt; great-grandchildren, Avery and Charlie Ashbaugh of New York, New York; and grandson, Austin Edrington of Dallas. We would like to thank the wonderful staff of the Plaza at Edgemere, in particular the Memory Care staff including, but not limited, to Katie, Barbara, Octavia, Cherry, Florina, Ike, Charles, Kay, Faiz, JD, and the wonderful hospice nurses.

Memorials may be made to the American Alzheimer's Association or the charity of your choice.

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