Shirley Jean Newkirk, 67 of Star City, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

She was born August 1, 1953 in England. She was a member of Northside Baptist Church in Star City and was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Freeman.

Survivors include her husband, Roger Newkirk; mother, Lorene Freeman of Star City; son, Jerry Don Vincent of Rison; sister, Kathy Kirtley of Star City; and a grandchild, Jason Tyler Vincent.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, October 17 at 2:30 p.m. at Leek Cemetery with Bro. Rickey Harrison officiating. Visitation is Saturday from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.