Verna L. Bishop, 77

NOV. 12, 1935-JAN. 12, 2013

January 15, 2013
  • Verna L. Bishop
Verna L. Bishop

Verna Lee Bishop, age 77, of Hancock, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, Md.

Born Nov. 12, 1935, in Hancock, she was the daughter of the late Jesse E. and Ruth B. (Bishop) Bishop and the widow of Grant A. Bishop, who died in 1990.

She was a homemaker and a member of Grace Christian Fellowship Church.

She is survived by three daughters, Gladys McMullen and Lee Ellen Myers both of Hancock, Ethel Iden of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; three sons, Donald Bishop of Hancock, Ronald Bishop and Perry Bishop both of Warfordsburg, Pa.; two sisters, Nancy Bishop of Warfordsburg, Dorothy Hovermale of Hancock; three brothers, Frank Bishop of Hancock, Jesse Bishop of Falling Waters, W.Va., and Arthur Bishop of Berkeley Springs; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a sister, Anna Mary Powell; a brother, James Bishop and an infant son, David Grant Bishop.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday 3 to 8 p.m. at the Grove Funeral Home, Hancock.

Services will be at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main St., Hancock, MD 21750-0368.

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