10/15/2020 5:44:00 PM Glenda Pope Shook May 4, 1939 - October 13, 2020
NEWTON, N.C. - Glenda Pope Shook, 81, of Newton passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton.
She was born May 4, 1939 in Catawba County to the late Tate William Pope and Gladys Crawford Pope. Glenda was a member of Center United Methodist Church in Catawba and retired from Harris Teeter Meat Department in 1999.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Ray Shook; grandson, Nathan Shook; and sisters, Phyllis Neuen and Jean Miller.
Those left to cherish her memory are sons Kevin Joe Shook and fiancée Robin Bowman of Catawba, Joey Shook of Newton; daughters Anita Campbell and husband Lynn of Catawba, Janet Swindle and husband Jeff of Mooresville; brothers Todd Pope and wife Rita of Claremont, Bobby Pope and wife Cindy of Claremont; grandchildren Tyre Shook, Nash Shook, Zachery Shook, Andrew Danner, Hayden Swindle; step-grandchildren Jennifer White, Bekka Swindle, Cody Swindle, and Timmy Bean.
A graveside service to celebrate Glenda’s life will be held on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 4 p.m. at Center United Methodist Church cemetery in Catawba. Rev. John Love will officiate. The body will lie in state prior to the service from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Center United Methodist Church. Those serving as pallbearers are Kevin Shook, Tyre Shook, Nash Shook, Zachery Shook, Andrew Danner, Michael Pope, and Hayden Swindle.
Memorials may be made to Center United Methodist Church, 4945 Sherrills Ford Rd., Catawba, NC 28609 or Alzheimer’s Association, Western Carolina Chapter, 4600 Park Road, Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28209.
Condolences may be sent to the Shook family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Shook family.