At the school board meeting on December 18, 2013 Shirley announced that she and her daughter have given a "sizable check" to the Track Fund. I was lucky to be there, but you can watch it here:
Here are some links:
Shirley's Track Fund Donation
December 18, Shirley Thompson gives a sizable check to the track fund. (same video as above) 1:34-4:08 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NpMZ6i-qtI&t=1m34s
January 8. Kenny thanks Shirley Thompson 7:07-8:01 http://youtu.be/jdHFBXOgjHs?t=7m07s
January 15 Todd & Board thank Shirley and offically accept the gift. 31:07-33:00 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-5CH1cYY3w&t=31m7s
Shirley Around Town
Shirley Thompson Grand Marshall of the Durham Fire Department Parade, July 2011 http://fosters.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110724/GJNEWS_01/707249881
Shirley Thompson Assistant Moderator, Election Day March 2012. http://www.fosters.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20120314/GJNEWS_01/703149903/-1/FOSNEWS By the way, I think Ruth Sample deserves a lot of credit for the increased turnout on March 13, 2012.
Shirley Thompson, Oyster River School Board wins New Hampshire School Board of the Year, 2006. Serves with Joann Portolupi, chair and a bearded David Taylor. http://www.nhsba.org/about_awards_edies2006.asp
Durham will post funeral arrangements on Friday Update soon.