Shirley J. Mulikin, 67, of Newcomerstown, passed away Saturday (Sept. 7, 2013) at Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Newcomerstown.

She was born Saturday, Dec. 1, 1945, in Wert County, W.Va., to the late Harold and Thelma (Miller) Watson of Newcomerstown, who survives.

She was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church of Newcomerstown and the Eagles of Coshocton.

She retired from the Edmont Wilson Glove Factory after 33 years.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her sister; Jenny Poland and her husband, Bruce of Newcomerstown; and her nieces, Jody Knisley, Amy Sue (Mark) Berry of Columbus and Jennifer Workman of Newcomerstown.

Private graveside services will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Tuscarawas County Humane Society, 6895 Dover-Zoar Road, Dover, OH 44622. Online condolences may be made at