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Ray Spencer Shoe

September 24, 1941 ~ January 9, 2020 (age 78)


Ray Spencer Shoe, 78, of Rockwell, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis.

Mr. Shoe was born September 24, 1941 in Stanly County to the late George Washington Shoe Sr. and the late Madie Cauble Shoe. He was also preceded in death by brothers, John Shoe and Harold Shoe, and sister, Margaret Burris.

Ray loved his family and his interests included yardwork, dancing, and fishing.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle. The funeral service will be on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 3:00 PM  at Salem United Methodist Church at 20987 NC 73 Hwy in Albemarle officiated by Rev. Jennifer Orr. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Survivors include wife, Robin Shoe of Rockwell; daughters, Paula Brown of Gold Hill and  Leslie Chapman of Rockwell, stepson, Rodney Rollins of Rockwell; sisters, Ruby Pauline Eudy of Mount Pleasant, Dorothy Parson of Oakboro, Faye Lambert of Mt Pleasant, and Linda Almond of Mt. Pleasant; brothers, George Alton Shoe of Mt Pleasant and George Washington Shoe, Jr. of Mt Pleasant; four grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County (Tucker House), 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28081.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Shoe family.

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January 12, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hartsell Funeral Home Albemarle
522 N Second Street
Albemarle, NC 28001

Funeral Service
January 13, 2020

3:00 PM
Salem United Methodist Church
20987 NC 73 Hwy
Albemarle, NC 28002

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