NASHVILLE -- A funeral service will be held at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24 at the Spring Hill Funeral Home, 5110 Gallatin Road, for Mrs. Shoulders, 81, of Lebanon.
Mother of Mr. Jon Shoulders, President of Friendship Christian School, she passed away Monday, Aug. 22, 2011.
A resident of Saddlebrook Adult Community, Mrs. Shoulders was a retired RN. She was a longtime Dorm mom at Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson where she was affectionately known as "Mama Rose".
Born to the late James and Ruth Murphy, she is also preceded in death by her husband Paul Edward Shoulders; and grandchildren, Clark Derryberry and Amanda Steward.
Visitation will be from 2:30 p.m. until the time of the service Wednesday.
Services will be conducted by her son Jon Shoulders. Interment will follow at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Spring Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include: sons Jon (Pam) Shoulders and Tim (Valerie) Shoulders; daughters Paula (George) Boling and Suzanne (Bob) Derryberry; brother James Murphy of Anaheim, CA; grandchildren Stewart Boling, Kathleen Boling, Rob Derryberry, Anna Carter, Paul Derryberry, Paul Robert (Jennifer) Shoulders, Bethany Shoulders, Davis Shoulders, Heather and Tiffany Shoulders, Kristen Shoulders, and Luke Shoulders; and four great grandchildren.
The men of Benson and Brigance Hall will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Arrangements by Spring Hill Funeral Home, Nashville.