age 73, of Herculaneum, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Crystal City, Missouri. She was born July 7, 1944 in Herculaneum, the daughter of the late Edna Mae (nee Burris) and Lester Shores.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Anthony McGuire; son Timothy B. Shores; and two brothers Charles (Jewell survives of Rockford, Illinois) Shores and Charles (the late Bertha) Shores.
She is survived by son Lester Shores of Festus, Missouri; sisters Leslie Sue (the late Jerry, Sr.) Thornton of St. Louis, Missouri, Jessie (Lindell) Casey of Potosi, Missouri, Audrey (the late Sherman) Kinder of Festus, and Annette Shores of Herculaneum; brothers Andrew Shores of St. Charles, Missouri, Ronell Shores of Herculaneum, Dennis (the late Janet) Shores of Pevely, and Richard (Ethel) Shores of Pevely; grandchildren Shaunice Shores, Ciera Shores, Timothy M. Shores II, Lesley Shores, Jordan Shores, Mariah Shores, and Taiona Shores; and great-grandchildren Elijah Riley, Aubree Shores, and Maya Shores.
She worked as a cashier for Venture and K-Mart stores in Crystal City, was a member of Buren Chapel A.M.E. Church in Herculaneum, the A.M.E. Missionary Society of Greater St. Louis, and Amvets Post #42 Ladies Auxiliary.
Visitation from 9:00 A.M. until the time of funeral services at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus, officiated by Pastor Martinous Walls of Buren Chapel A.M.E. Church. Interment in Rankin Cemetery in Herculaneum. Repass following burial at Amvets Post #42 in Herculaneum immediately following burial. Memorials in her memory are preferred to the Buren Chapel A.M.E. Church Building Fund.