Ludowici – Shirley Gasper, 77, passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at home under the care of Hospice Savannah. She was born in Alabama and lived in Long County 20 years. She was a homemaker and a member of Grace Missionary Baptist Church in Ludowici. She was preceded in death by two sons, Kirk and Cliff Maulden. Survivors are a daughter and son-in-law, Theresa and Craig Tyson of Sardis; a son, Royce Maulden of Ludowici; 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren also survive. Visitation will be Wednesday evening, August 14 from 6-8 P.M. at Howard Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Thursday, August 15 at 11:00 A.M. at Howard Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Long officiating. Burial will follow in Jones Creek Memory Gardens. Family and friends may sign the online register at www.howardfuneralga.com . Howard Funeral Home of Ludowici is in charge of the arrangements.