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Shirley Sandlin
August 23, 1947 - May 27, 2021  

Shirley Sandlin, born August 23, 1947 in Houston, Texas, passed away on May 27, 2021 in Livingston, Texas at the age of 73 years.
She is survived by her husband, Charles Patrick Sandlin; daughters, Holly Sandlin, Misty Sandlin Dowdell & husband Stephen, Sactricia Sweeney & husband James, Flecia Donahoe & husband Dalton sons; Brady Reeves, Faron Sandlin & wife Tommie, grandchildren; Amber Sandlin Imada & husband Tsunetaka, Margie Sandlin Wallace & husband Cody, Kelsey Sandlin, Bubba Sandlin, Kathlynn Dowdell, Stephen Dowdell JR, Rachel Martin, and fiancé Will Weston, Atasha Slagel & husband Chris; 16 great-grandkids, and numerous other relatives and a host of friends and students. She graduated from SHSU; was a lifetime member of the ladies auxiliary at the VFW. As well as a lifetime supporter of law enforcement officers. Shirley retired as a teacher from New Caney ISD and Substituted many years for the Onalaska school District.
Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, Preston Davis Burke, Edna Mae Clark; Beloved Mother-in-law Reba Sandlin, Grandson; Frankie Dowdell.
“The world lost a great person” on May 27, 2021. ”She touched so many hearts! She was a great friend, mother, grandmother, and wife.” – Scott Baker (former student)
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Shirley Sandlin
August 23, 1947 - May 27, 2021




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