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March 05, 2024

James Edward “Ed” Shook


James Edward “Ed” Shook

, 60, of Taylorsville, passed away Thursday, October 18, 2018, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Ed was born May 1, 1958, in Iredell County, to Lynne Sigmon Shook and the late James Arlen Shook.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Jessi Palinski.

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Judy Fox Shook of the home; his mother, Lynne Shook of Taylorsville; three daughters, Tammi Gales of Taylorsville, Courtney Sigmon and husband Eric of Taylorsville, and Ashley Bolch and husband Roc of Claremont; a son-in-law, David Palinski of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; two brothers, Arlen Shook of Taylorsville, and Terry Shook of Wilkesboro; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

No services are scheduled.

Memorials may be made to honor Ed to the charity of your choice.

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Burke Mortuary and Crematory in Newton is serving the Shook Family.

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