Shirley Guillory Stelly, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at her home in Geismar, LA, at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 22, 2016. She was 75 years old and a native of Bolton, LA. Visiting at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 W. New River St., Gonzales, LA, on Sunday, October 23, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Visiting on Monday, at the funeral home, from 7:30 a.m. until dismissal at 9:20 a.m. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:00 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Prairieville, LA and will be celebrated by the Rev. Jerry Martin. Burial in Cornerview Cemetery. Survived by her husband, Howard J. Stelly Sr.; three sons, Howard J. Stelly Jr. and wife, Scarlet, Gerard P. Stelly and wife, Tonya, and John "Brent" Stelly; one brother, Virgil Guillory and wife, Monica; six grandchildren, Nicole Sutton and husband, Scott, Scotty James Stelly, Nicholas Wayne Stelly and wife, Megan, Justin Matthew Stelly, Addie Bledsoe and husband, Stuart, and Holly Stelly and fiance`, Ian Duhe'; and four great grandchildren, Laci Sutton, Brett Gomez, Amelia Stelly, and Elizabeth Bledsoe. Preceded in death by her parents, Remie and Ida Guillory. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Ladies Altar Society, and the COA (Council on Aging). The family wants to thank St. Elizabeth Hospital, St. Joseph Hospice, and the Carpenter House for the care given to her at this difficult time. Please visit the online guestbook.