Shirley Lee Hilliard went to be with the Lord on April 29, 2021 at the age of 76.  She resided in Piney Flats, TN for the last 27 years and was a lifelong resident of Sullivan County.  She was a member of Cornerstone Freewill Baptist Church.  Shirley was a former employee of Bristol Jeans manufacturing for approximately 20 years.

She was a loving and caring mother to one daughter – Kathy Stitt and husband Hal, two sons Allen Hilliard and Jeffery Hilliard.  She was known as Granny to 10 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren that loved and appreciated her very much.  Shirley was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years Paul Hilliard, mother and father – Martha and Henderson Graybeal, and three brothers – Earl Graybeal (Peanut), Joe Graybeal, and Jerry Graybeal.

Graveside services will be held on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 3:30 pm at Vanover Cemetery with Rev. Gary Rowlette officiating. 

Online condolences may be registered at  Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.