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Obituary for Fred Shook Jr.

Fred Shook, Jr., 77 of Black Mountain passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Mr. Shook was born May 20, 1941 in Buncombe County to the late Fred and Mildred Pressley Shook.
He was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church. Fred loved to hunt, fish and spend time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by an infant son, Dwayne Eddie Shook.
Fred is survived by his wife, Gail Shook; daughters, Angela Rathbone (Dale), Janet Miller (Rick), and Tammy Lee (Ryan); son, Kevin Shook (Kim); sister, Betty Jean Ballew; grandchildren, David, Jesse (Heather), BreeAnna (Jeffrey), Dalton, Jace, Christine, Nikki, Dylan, Brittlee (Will), Taylee (Logan), Marlee, Savannah, and Soffiah; great grandchildren, Tori, Tanner, Ryder, Waylon, Cole, and Claire and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 7:00 pm at Mountain View Baptist Church with Rev. Brent Bolick officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 pm prior to the service at the church.
At other times, the family will be at the home of Kevin Shook.