Mary Shore

HAMPTONVILLE — Mary Harris Shore, 96, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Hugh Chatham Nursing Center. She was born April 9, 1918, in Yadkin County to the late Daniel Benjamin Harris and Vallie Mathis Harris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Arphew Shore; son-in-law, Donald Swaim; sisters, Beulah Stanley, Thelma Cooper, Nancy Summers; brothers, Ora Harris, Thurman Harris, Willie Shore; and special nephew, Benny Coram. Surviving are her daughters, Willodean Swaim, Brenda Joan (James) Oliver; grandchildren, Leslie (Keith) Clapp, Robin (Gary) Lizotte; great-grandchildren, Lukas Clapp, Lindzy Lizotte, Zachary Lizotte; special nephews, Dalton (Pat) Coram, Mark Coram, Kevin Coram; special niece, Linda Coram; and Mary's special cat, Chloe. Her funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 4, 2014, at Mountain View Baptist Church by the Rev. Tim Tucker and the Rev. Randy Johnson. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the service on Sunday at Mountain View Baptist Church. The family would like to thank the staff at Hugh Chatham Nursing Center for all the love and care shown to Mary. Memorials can be made to Mountain Valley Hospice, P.O. Box 1267, Yadkinville, NC 27055. Gentry Family Funeral Service in Jonesville is serving the Shore family. Online condolences can be made at

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Published in The Tribune from May 1 to May 2, 2014