PHOENIX: (602) 906-9600 | PEORIA: (623) 486-1955

Date of Birth: June 30, 1933

Date of Death: December 29, 2019

Shirley Faye (Riggs) Beall-Traister 86, of Phoenix, Az passed away December 29, 2019. Shirley was born June 30, 1933 in Pollocksville, North Carolina and was the daughter to Courtney Lee Riggs SR. and Sula Phillips Riggs. She was one of 7 siblings and was the last of her generation. Shirley is survived by her son Greg (Kim) Beall of Phoenix, Az., daughter Teri ( Jeff)Rodda of Chelsea, Al. , 5 grandchikdren and 13 great grandchildren. Shirley was preceded in death by her husband Rodney P. Beall and her 2 sons Gerald (Jed) of Apple Valley, Ca. and Mark S. Beall of Phoenix, Az. She worked for the City of Phoenix Fire Department as the secretary to the Fire Chief from 1982 to retirement in 1995. "Our Mother was a strong woman." She had many challenges to overcome in her life and she would always get through them with a smile on her face. She had the best sense of humor , loved her family, greatly enjoyed her friends and loved life as it was. Memorial Service will be held at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery on March 27, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. A Celebration of Life will follow. In lieu of flowers please donate to the American Cancer Society.

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Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery March 27, 2020 at 11am. Celebration of Life to follow


American Cancer Society