of Paris, AR
March 13, 1935 - January 18, 2022
Shirley Ann Koch, 86, of Paris, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at her home in Paris. She was born on March 13, 1935 in Bicknell, Indiana to her parents, Floyd Barton and Dorothy (Gooyer) Barton. Shirley was a homemaker and was a devoted wife and loving mother. She had a passion for reading various books and animals, especially her dog, Maggie.She is preceded in death by her parents mentioned above and her daughter, Barbara Jean Marlier. She is survived by her husband of forty years, Kenneth Robert Koch of Paris; one son, David Marlier of Morgan City, Louisiana; two daughters, Linda Theus and husband, Jimmy of Panama City, Florida and Elaine Marlier and husband, Cary Huss of Littleton, Colorado; two grandchildren, Jennifer Seymour and Stacy Thomason; five Great Grandchildren, Trenton, Grant and Carter Seymour, Presley and Colton Thomason; other family members and friends. Funeral Service will be held 2:00 P.M., Friday, January 21, 2022 at Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Paris under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/paris
Shirley was a bright and loving light in my father's life. She was a kind and gentle person who will be greatly missed. My sincerest and heart felt condolences to her family and my father. I will always cherish her warmth, grace and love.
Kenneth, I was so sorry to hear of her passing! May the Lord keep you and your family under his loving arms
Dear Kenneth and Family, I'm so very sorry for your loss. I didn't know Shirley well, but I always loved how Ken spoke so tenderly of her. Y'all are in our prayers.