Mrs. Mary Genevieve Herman Shew, age 86, of Taylorsville, passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at Accordius Health in Wilkesboro.
She was born September 20, 1935 in Alexander County, the daughter of the late Andrew Flemings Herman and Luella Fox Herman.
She worked in the furniture industry, where she retired from Broyhill Furniture after 40 plus years. She was a member of Three Forks Baptist Church and loved to grow flowers.
Including her parents, she was preceded in death by: husband, Floyd Shew; son Rocky Shew; sister, Marshline Corn; brothers, Hansford, Roy, Ray, and Wayne Herman.
Those left to cherish her memory include: JC and Rosa Barnes, Larry and Barbara Herman, Lindsey Herman, Carol and Bobby Marlowe, Kevin Barnes, Jason Barnes, Andy Herman and Michele Russell, Analese Rogers, Jenna Barnes, Harley Herman and Austin Herman.
The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Rev. Eddie Jolly and Rev. Monte Mathis will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The body will lie-in-state from 3-3:45 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to: Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.
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