Shirley Jean “Red” Padgett, 59, of Macclenny died on March 15, 2013 at her residence. She was born on January 21, 1954 in Macclenny to Janette Mikell Wilkerson and the late Junior “Satch” Wilkerson. Shirley attended Emmanuel Baptist Church before her illness. She enjoyed sewing, arts and crafts, collecting dolls and spending time with family. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 37 years, Buster Padgett; daughter Linnie Ann Padgett; her son Buster Padgett Jr.; brothers-in-law Arlie Barton and Neil Crews.
Mrs. Padgett is survived by her mother; children Dana (Chris) Padgett, Johnny Matthew Padgett and Wesley (Kimberly) Padgett, all of Macclenny; brother Jimmy (Dorothy) Wilkerson of Macclenny; sisters Peggy (James) Newmans and Sissie Crews of Macclenny; thirteen grandchildren.
The funeral service was held on Wednesday, March 20 at 11 am at V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services chapel in Macclenny with Pastor Troy Alexander officiating. Interment followed at Oak Grove Cemetery.