5/23/2020 3:53:00 PM Jane Verl Abernathy Shook July 23, 1921 - May 21, 2020
MAIDEN, N.C. - Jane Verl Abernathy Shook, age 98, of Maiden, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Conover Nursing and Rehab.
Jane was born July 23, 1921 in Catawba County to the late John Shelley Abernathy and Okla Beal Abernathy. She was a life-long and oldest living member of East Maiden Baptist Church. Jane had a great love for gardening, cooking and baking for her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Tom William McCaslin; second husband, Eulan Nook Shook; grandson, Blake Taylor; and son-in-law, Horace Jordan.
She is survived by daughter Kay Jordan of Maiden; granddaughter Cindy Taylor of Maiden; great-grandson Brandon Taylor and wife Marlo of Charlotte; great-granddaughter Kaylee Taylor of Maiden; two great-great-grandchildren Blayke Taylor and Brynn Taylor of Charlotte; two sisters Betty A. McCombs of Newton, Emma A. Hawn of Maiden; four nieces and one nephew.
Jane will lie-in-state on Sunday, May 24, 2020 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Burke Mortuary in Maiden.
A Graveside Service will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Lawings Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery in Maiden with Pastor Nathaniel Austin officiating.
Memorials may be made to East Maiden Baptist Church of Maiden.
Visit www.burkemortuary.com to register your condolences.
Burke Mortuary of Maiden, N.C. is serving the Shook family.