Shirley Lorrens


Shirley Lorrens

Mrs. Shirley Lunsford Johnson Lorrens, 82, of Cedartown, Ga., formerly of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. 

She was born on Oct. 10, 1935, in Sweetwater.  She was the daughter of the late Mathie Ree and Lillie Martin Lunsford.

Mrs. Lorrens was a member of Victory Baptist Church of Rockmart, Ga.; where she was a member of the choir. She was also a member of the Polk County Senior Community Choir.  Her church was her life, and she loved talking about her and James’ trips traveling to Hawaii.

Mrs. Lorrens is survived by her sons, Alvin Johnson (Sandra) and Robert Johnson (Judy); five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Lorrens is preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Kenneth Johnson; and second husband, James Lorrens.

The funeral arrangements for Mrs. Lorrens will be conducted today, Jan. 22, 2018, at seven o’clock in the evening at the Gammage Funeral Home with the Rev. Barry Snapp officiating.

The family of Mrs. Lorrens will receive family and friends on today from  four o’clock in afternoon until the funeral service hour at the Gammage Funeral Home.

The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers: Ed Burnley, Todd Williams, Michael Gravett, Ken Fuller, David Williams and Roy Mauldin.  Honorary pallbearers will be the senior Sunday School Class of Victory Baptist Church.

Messages of condolence can be made to the family by visiting our website and signing the online guestbook at

The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.



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