Joe Winfred Shirley (Silver Joe), age 65, born in Oneonta Alabama, went to heaven on July 08, 2018 with his family by his side. He is survived by his wife of almost 44 years, Mary Jo Shirley, sister, Teresa Shirley, daughter, Crista Shirley, daughter Karin Fore, son Michael Shirley and 9 grandchildren. He was a member of St. Theresa Church in Leeds Alabama. The family will receive friends at Jefferson Memorial in Trussville on Thursday July 12th from 5-7. On Friday July 13th a Mass and service will be held at St. Theresa Church in Leeds Alabama starting at 10:30am with the burial to follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Birmingham Alabama.