Jack R. Shook
January 9, 1920 ~ January 2, 2006
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Jack R. Shook, 85, of 165 Brevard Road, Asheville, died Monday, January 2, 2006, at the Asheville VA Medical Center. Mr. Shook was born in Yancey County and was a son of the late Dolph and Minnie Riddle Shook. He was married to Virginia Dare Haney Shook, who died December 31, 2004. He was an Army veteran of WW II and was retired as a supervisor with National Linen. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. Surviving are one son, Ronnie J. Shook, Sr., of Asheville; two grandchildren, Ronnie J. Shook, Jr. of Sanford and Laura S. Broome of Asheville; and one great-granddaughter, Kinsley Broome. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerry Young officiating. Burial will be at Ashelawn Gardens. Pallbearers will be Ronnie Shook, Rodney Broome, Joe Shepherd, Calvin Shook, David McKinney and Jeff Shook. His family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Flowers will be accepted and appreciated or memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.