Shirley Jones Folmar, 81, of Port St. Joe, FL, formerly of Pelham, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020 at her Pelham residence. Due to the restrictions imposed with the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a private family only graveside service at Pinecrest Memory Gardens. Rev. Kathy Israel-McLeod will officiate. Born November 22, 1938 in Thomas County, she was the daughter of Herbert Oliver Jones and Linda Reeves Jones. She was a retired school teacher, having taught at Pelham Elementary School, and a member of the Teachers Retirement Club. Mrs. Folmar is survived by two sons, Greg Allen (Allison) of Fort Valley, GA and Gary Allen of Pelham, GA; grandchildren Garrett Allen, Leeanna Allen, Brock Allen, Lauren Allen, Riland Jones and Mills Jones; brothers Oliver Jones (Margie) and Randy Jones (Elaine) and sisters Elaine Booker (Randy) and Beth Norris (Brent). She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Gordon Folmar.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations to "Save a Turtle". Donations may be sent by email to SJPTURTLEPATROL@gmail.com, by Snail Mail to Florida Coastal Conservancy, P. O. Box 611, Port St. Joe, FL 32457 and more information can be found at https://www.facebook.com/GulfTurtle/