Shirley Ann Tubbs, Age :85
Jan 27,1935---Jun 24,2020


Shirley A. Tubbs, 85, of De Soto, met her Lord and Savior on June 24, 2020. A private memorial for family members will be held Saturday, June 27th at Overland Park Baptist Temple, 11648 Antioch Road, Overland Park, KS. Private interment will be at Chapel Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


Shirley was born in Kansas City, Kansas, the daughter of Jesse Northington and Grace (Roberts) Northington on January 27, 1935. She grew up in the Kansas City area and worked various jobs, eventually working for The International Brotherhood of Boilermakers for over 15 years. She married Bobby Wayne Tubbs, Sr. on March 6, 1979, and together they retired to the Pomme de Terre Lake Community in 1995. There they were members of the Galmey Community Bible Church. They eventually moved back to the Kansas City area to be closer to family. They were members of the Overland Park Baptist Temple for many years. Shirley loved gospel music, Bible study and preaching, her kids and grandkids, spending time at the lake, and black walnut ice cream. She doted on and dearly missed her Yorkshire Terrier, Tiny.


Shirley is preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Bobby, two children, Steven Tubbs and Teresa Shelton; brothers Bill and Bob, and sisters Bettie and Bernice.


She is survived by her son, Mike Rollwagen and wife Susan; son, Jesse Rollwagen and wife Sybil; son, Kelly Rollwagen; daughter Joni Burch and husband Marty; son, Bobby Wayne Tubbs, Jr.; and her loving grandchildren and great grandchildren. 



Pam Barnett Jun 26 ,2020

Daughter’s friend ,Kansas City, KS ,Kansas

Joni. I’m so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. I just can’t imagine your emotions at this time with this loss. I remember most your mom’s smile and laugh. The few times I was able to be around her she definitely had a special joy.

Stacey Duncan Jun 26 ,2020

Praying for your family as you celebrate her heaven going. May the love she gave you overflow from your hearts; and may her memory and her Lord live on through each of you. Godspeed.

Susan Burke Brogden Jun 26 ,2020

Friend ,Pensacola ,Florida

So sorry Michael regarding the passing of your mother. I pray the Lord comforts you and your family during this time. I know Heaven is rejoicing with her now home.

Marsha Jones Jun 26 ,2020

Mike , so sorry to hear of your moms passing . She raised a great son . We are thankful for her legacy.

Semakula Ishak Jun 27 ,2020

Grandy ,kampala

My deepest condolences to My brother Mike Rollwagen for the Loss of your dear Mother! Am glad that she is in safe hands with our Master.Blessed are those that rest in the Lord! My Love goes to the entire Family.

Eddie Wells Jun 27 ,2020

Friend of Mike ,Pensacola ,Florida

Mike, we know the sorrow and joy of a Mom going home to Glory. Praise God you will one day be united in Perfect bodies forever. Prayers & Blessings for your Family and your Ministry as y'all serve The King as participants in The Kingdom of God.