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Shirley Mae Compston


Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

28 Harding Ave., Jackson, Ohio 45640

(p) 740-286-2010

Shirley Mae Compston, age 72, passed away Friday, October 14, 2022 after a battle with cancer. She was born August 1, 1950, in Gallipolis, Ohio to the late Roger and Mildred (Grant) Compston.

Shirley was a lifelong resident of Jackson, living in the same home as the day she was born. She was a graduate of Jackson High School Class of 1968. She was also an employee of Jackson Plastics for 40 plus years. She enjoyed animals, flea markets, and reading.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Roger Compston and Mildred (Grant) Compston.

Shirley is survived by her brother, Allan Compston; niece, Angie Compston; and the love of her life, of 32 years, Steve Criner, of Oak Hill.

Public visitation for friends and family will be Tuesday, October 18, 2022, from 1-3 PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson. Graveside services and burial will follow at Ridgewood Cemetery in Wellston. Online condolences may be sent to


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