Plymale, Shirley W

Shirley Wyatt Plymale, 74, of Ashland, KY passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday August 15, 2020. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be missed by all those who knew and loved her. Shirley was born June 27, 1946 in Ashland, a daughter of the late James Robert and Mary “Kate” Wyatt. Shirley graduated from Ashland Paul G. Blazer High School. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two husbands, James Early and Ricky Allen Plymale and one daughter, Katherine “Katie” Plymale. She is survived by one son, Michael Early; two grandchildren, Kamryn and Kalen Finley and a brother, Ronnie Waldron. Shirley worked hard and had a zest for life. She worked for the First Bank of Ceredo and then Rocco’s Ristorante until she retired to take care of her mother. She was kind hearted and would do anything she could to help her family or friends. Shirley was one of those people if you hadn’t seen for months and then ran into her, it was like you’d never been a part. She will always be remembered with love. There will be a graveside service Monday, August 31, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at Golden Oaks Cemetery in Ashland, KY. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, WV is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at