Shuler, Sybil Louise (Dalton)

Friday, February 1, 2013

Sybil Louise Shuler, 92, of Dalton, GA, died Wednesday evening, January 30, 2013 at the Wooddale Health Care Center. 

Mrs.Shuler was born September 29, 1920 in Calhoun, GA, a daughter of the late Aaron Willie and Tennie Charles Deal; and was also preceded in death by her husband, Horace G. Shuler; daughter, Shirley Stanton in 1997; brother, Jimmy Deal; and her sisters, Virginia Hill, Odetta Cook and I.L. Pack. 

She was a member of the Good Hope Baptist Church. She loved to make different crafts and was famous for her quilts. She was a wonderful person and was devoted to her family and friends. 

She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Jerry Shuler of Dalton, Paul and Nila Shuler of Ringgold; grandchildren, Randy and Debbie Stanton, Karen and Greg Addington, Jennifer and Keith Coffey and Jeff and Cynthia Shuler; great-grandchildren, Alex Addington, Skylar Coffey, Madison Coffey, Christopher Stanton and Tyler Stanton; great-great-grandson, Will Stanton; brothers, Charles T. Deal of Roopville, GA, Aaron W. Deal of Newnan, GA and Bill Deal of Atlanta; sisters, Mable Edgeman of Dalton; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Sybil Louise Shuler will be held Saturday, February 2, at 1 p.m. at Ponders Melrose Chapel with Dr. Rodger Whorton officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her beloved husband at Whitfield Memorial Gardens. 

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from 5-9 p.m. Friday, February 1 and after 11 a.m. Saturday, February 2 at the  Ponders Melrose Chapel who has charge of the arrangements.


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