Carlleen Cairns

March 7, 2021


On Sunday, March 7th 2021, Carlleen Mary (Shifflett) Cairns, loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away at the age of 66.

Carlleen was born on October 27, 1954 in Bethesda, Maryland. On January 20, 1973, she married John Edward Cairns.  Together they settled in...

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Breanne Meagher

March 18, 2021 7:01 PM

Carlleen, you have been in my family’s life since before I was born, and have stayed there with all of us this entire time! I will never forget all the things you personally helped me through as I was growing up in high school, dealing with things most typical high schoolers don’t go through. But you guided me in the right direction and were part of the dream team that kept me on the somewhat “straighten” arrow. All your thoughts and help planning my wedding was a god send, and it truly made us sad when you couldn’t come, but we understood. And now, I sit here with this box of beautiful gifts that Erica found amongst your things that you didn’t have the opportunity to send yourself. They are absolutely perfect and will always remind us of the amazing family friend we will forever cherish. Say hi to mommy and pop for me please. Mawmaw and I promise to keep things under control down here. Love and miss you! Prayers to Eddy, Erica, and the rest of the family and friends grieving over this beautiful life!
Breanne Meagher (Harris)

Francy Eagan

March 13, 2021 11:01 PM

My dear friend. We have laughed, cried, gossiped about so many things since we first met in 1980. and believe it or not, even argued over politics LOL (even tho we are both true conservatives. Such great times and wonderful memories. You’ve been there for me through thick and thin. I write you this now because it’s time to catch up on all my thank you’s to you and Eddy. The tragedy of the loss of Cindy and Rex, your words are in my heart and memories. The plans and help you gave on Breanne’s wedding, the help and understanding for Connor’s friend’s situation. All the political help on the Reagan campaign, on my campaign and all the others. So many things to thank you for. I remember how excited you were when you and Eddy were invited to be a host and hostess at President Ronald Reagan’s Inaugural Ball held at the Museum of Natural History in Washington DC. What an experience we had that evening Carlleen M. Shifflett Cairns, I could go on and on. You are a true friend to me, my family and to so many others I will miss you deeply. Rest In Peace my friend. Kiss Rex and Cindy for me. And I hope to se you again when God calls me. Love you and thank you for the memories.
Francy Eagan

Dawn Upson

March 10, 2021 3:13 PM

May you rest in peace cuz. I'm thankful for the few memories I have.  We will visit again. Your cousin and friend, Dawn.

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