Shirleen Knight Bishop, age 87, of Fairfield, PA, entered heaven on Monday, June 3, 2019, at her home with her daughter, Tracy Paul, by her bedside. Shirley is pre-deceased (18 days) by her husband, Fred Bishop, who she had been married to for 63 years, and (7 days) her daughter-in-law, Melissa Bishop; her parents, Herbert & Mary Hickey Knight, and her 6 siblings.
Shirley was born on December 7, 1932 in Keokee, Va. She was the daughter of Herbert & Mary Hickey Knight of Tennessee. Shirley and her husband, Fred, raised their family in Gaithersburg, Md. They moved to Fairfield, PA 24 years ago to be close to their children and grandchildren.
Shirley looked forward to working the crossword puzzle in the Gettysburg Times every day. Some of her past hobbies included quilting and crocheting.
Shirley is survived by her daughter, Tracy Paul & husband Mike Paul & her son, Larry Bishop. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Jason Paul; Julie Manahan & husband Justin Manahan; Cody Bishop & wife Liz Bishop; Courtney Burns & husband Kyle Burns.
A private ceremony will be held by the family.