Shirley George, 78, of Columbia, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Nilson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Shirley George was born January 31, 1934 in Brown Station, MO., the daughter of Edgar and Annie Lee Penrod Todd. She married Charles Franklin George in 1950 in Boone Co., MO. and he preceded her in death March 10, 1984. Shirley enjoyed reading. Survivors include one daughter: Charlotte (husband Michael) Darby. Two brothers: Charles R. and Floyd Todd. One sister: Ester Level. Brother-in-law; Ray George. Two grandchildren: Jack Hathman III and Jeremy Hathman. One great grand daughter: Callista Ann Hathman. Many nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and two brothers: Carlc and Sherman, and two sisters: Ellen and Cathy. Online condolences may be left for the family at nilsonfuneralhome.com.