Edna J. Shope, 87

January 01, 2009

JAN. 13, 1921-DEC. 31, 2008

MORGANTON, Ga. - Edna Josephine Shope, 87, of Morganton, died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008, at Union County Nursing Home.

Born Jan. 13, 1921, in Honea Path, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Cecil Greenlee Davis and Maggie Sentell Davis.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles William Shope.

She retired from Fairchild Hiller, Hagerstown.

She was a member of St. Francis United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Ethel Gibbs, and one grandson.

She is survived by three daughters, Sarah Shope of Morganton, Margaret Smith of Woodruff, S.C., and Mary Katherine Dutrow of Hagerstown; one brother, Cecil G. Davis of Greenville, S.C.; four granddaughters; one grandson; and nine great-grandchildren.


A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by Cochran Funeral Home, Blairsville, Ga.

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