Betty Jo Hooper

Betty Jo Hooper passed away peacefully on Jan. 13, 2018.

She was born Dec. 31, 1931 in Glenville to the late Henry Hayes Hooper and Julia Bryson Hooper.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers Duane, Brownlow and Wendell Hooper; and one half-sister, Bessie Cecil Parker.

She graduated from Glenville School. She was a homemaker, school bus driver, and rural mail carrier.

She is survived by her twin sister, Peggy Jean Smith Elliott of Hendersonville; three daughters, Debbie Sherman and husband Cyrus, of Glenville,  Janice Dunwoody and husband Brooke Dunwoody, Weddington,  Betty Jean Davis and husband Jeff Davis, Glenville; two sons, George Shook Jr. and wife Kim, Highlands, and Jim Shook and wife , Gretchen, Charlotte; five grandchildren, Kelby Shook and wife Danita Shook, California, Brittany Shook, Atlanta,  Tyler Shook and wife Sara Shook of Franklin, Stephen Dunwoody, Columbia, South Carolina, Benjamin Davis, Glenville;  four great-grandchildren, Pailey and Wyatt Shook, Lilah and Violet Shook.

The service was at Mountain Bible Church, 4536 Big Ridge Road, Glenville, and burial was at Mountain Bible-Big Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery on Tuesday Jan. 16. Visitation began at 1 p.m., the service was at 2 p.m. and burial immediately followed the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the cemetery fund at Mountain Bible Church, P.O. Box 173, Glenville, NC 28736.



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