Shirley Purifoy

 

 

 

Age: 67

 

Summary: retired homemaker and a former member of the People's Temple religious cult organization led by Rev. Jim Jones who had been defected along with her husband Bill and 13 other relatives on New Year's Day 1976, just two years before the mass suicide of 918 other members in Jonestown, Guyana on November 18, 1978.

 

 

Cause of Death: Not released

 

Born: June 19, 1938

 

Died: May 23, 2006

 

Location: Mountain Home, Arkansas