Shirley (Cullum) Harmer, 66, of Edgerton, Mo., passed away, Dec. 23, 2012. She was born on June 4, 1946, to Frank and Ruth May (Lamb) Cullum in Clinton, Ark., where she grew up and attended school.

On June 12, 1964, she was united in marriage to Robert Harmer. After their marriage they lived in Kansas City and later made their home in Edgerton. Shirley was a nurse for over 45 years. She loved to read and spend time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents and several brothers and sisters. Shirley is survived by her husband, Bob, of the home; daughter Youllonda Parker and husband Mike, of Peculiar, Mo.; sons, Shawn Harmer and wife Lisa and Brent Harmer and wife Cindy, all of Edgerton; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Lyle Cullum, Fairfield, Calife., J.F. Cullum, Clinton, Ark., Bill Cullum, Indianapolis, Ind., Carmon Holly, El Paso, Texas, Jim Cullum, Kansas City, Mo.; a brother and sister of the heart, Pat DeMoss, Plattsburg, Mo., and Art McCarthy, Gower, Mo.; numerous other relatives and a few good friends.

Funeral services were 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Edgerton. Burial: Ridgely Cemetery. Visitation was 6-8 p.m. Dec. 27 at the church. Arrangements by Hixson-Klein Funeral Home. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.