Shirley Mae Streeter

Shirley Mae Streeter, 84, of Crossett, passed away on November 13, 2021, in Little Rock.

She was born on June 28, 1937 to her parents, Clifford and Lorene Harris.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother who always put her family first. She took on every day with a smile.

Shirley was a 1955 graduate of Crossett High School. She worked in the Baton Rouge school system, where her last job was secretary of Baton Rouge Magnet High School. She later opened and operated her own business, appropriately named, “Shirley’s”, handling antiques, crafts, and furniture.

She enjoyed fishing, camping, quilting, canning, painting, gardening and was a highly skilled seamstress.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by one son, Kenneth Franklin Streeter, and three brothers, John T. Harris, Clifford “Sonny” Harris, and Don L. Harris.

She leaves behind her husband and soulmate of sixty-five years, Cecil Streeter, Jr., of Crossett; one daughter, Kathy Sue Buono of Walker, Louisiana; one brother, Thomas Harris of Ashdown; and four grandchildren, Kristy Michelle Henson, Melissa Atkins, Rachel Byrd, and Jon Buono; four great-grandchildren, Kaytlen Payne, Lewis (PJ) Payne, Annabelle Henson, and Evelyn Henson; and one great-great-grandchild, Brennon Giles.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Tuesday, November 16 at 2 p.m. at Medders Funeral Home, 1564 Hwy 52 W, Crossett with Bro. John Streeter, officiating. Interment will follow at Pinewood Memorial Park.

Pallbearers are Cecil Streeter, Jon Buono, Lewis Payne, Ernie Thompson, Dustin Henson, John Streeter, and Ken Boyett. Honorary pallbearers are Steve Dodson and Thomas Harris.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. prior to the service.