Shirley Ann Gifford, 74, of Richmond, Mo., died Friday, August 25, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., at the First Baptist Church in Richmond. A visitation will take place the evening prior, Monday, August 28th, from 6-8 p.m., at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond. Burial will be in Richmond Memory Gardens Cemetery. Condolences may be left to the family online at The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Ray County Humane Society or the First Baptist Church, both in Richmond.