Shirley Earlene Followell, 78, of Eldorado, died at her home on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 in Eldorado. She was born on January 10, 1939 in Cave-In-Rock, IL, the daughter of the late Raymond and Nellie (Brooks) Osborne. Shirley married Donald a Followell in 1959, he preceded her in death on the 7th of February in 1989.
She is survived by one son, Charles Noah and Tara Followell of Eldorado; two daughters, Debby Johnsey of Rosiclare and Nancy (Mark) Mosby of Cave-In-Rock; three sisters, Anita (Orville) Vann of Shawneetown, Mary Durham of Ridgway, and Barb Brown of Marion; one sister-in-law, Linda Turner of Eldorado; eleven grandchildren, Ben Johnsey, Darian Jackson, Sam Mosby, Karl Daughenbaugh, Zack Mosby, Kody Mosby, Haley Mosby, Jonathan Charles Noah Followell, Emily Renee Followell, Dakota Johnson, and Cameron Johnson; and six great-grandchildren, Logan, Reece, Dawsyn, Dayleigh, Ross, and Maxwell.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one daughter, Donna Followell; and three brothers, Ed, Arlin, and Gene Osborne. There will be a private family service for Shirley. The Vickery Funeral Chapel in Equality is in charge of arrangements and internet condolences may sent at the website,