Linda Morgan Shope
Organ Cave-Linda Morgan Shope, 69, passed away Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital following a short illness.
Linda was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Linda was born July 21, 1945, in Ronceverte, the daughter of the late Webster and Erma Morgan Morgan.
Linda was a retired assembler with ABB in Lewisburg and a member of Highland Park Community Church and loved the Lord greatly.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Glenna Bradley and Theda Campbell.
She is survived by: her husband of 50 years, Robert “Bob” Shope and four grown children, Roberta Shope (Ronnie Bennett) of Organ Cave, Robert (Hoss) Shope, Jr. (Susan) of Broad Run, Rebecca (Randy) Hines of Hines and Regina (Steve) Vance of Second Creek; three grandchildren, Miranda Shope and husband Patrick Sims, Christopher Hines and Keene Vance and two great-grandchildren, Robert Shope and Leona Sims; five step grandchildren, Scooter Brookman (Lajuana), Lori Cox (Josh), Dr. Heather (John) Ratliff, Stevie Vance, Jr., and Clayton Vance: three step-great-grandchildren, Tyler Brookman, Allysia and Adria Ratliff; four brothers, Jesse (Lottie) Morgan, David (Bonnie) Morgan, Andrew (Mary) Morgan and Joey (Debbie) Morgan; four sisters, Thelma McQuade, Marcia (Wayne) Wickline, Martha (Harold) Harrison and Joann (Tommy) Honaker, sister-in-law, Vada Saylor and her son Jerry Saylor; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Linda’s funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 22, at Highland Park Community Church where Pastor Fred Bostic and Pastor Jesse Hunt officiated. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
The family received their friends and family Wednesday evening, Jan. 21, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte.
Pallbearers were: Jerry McQuade, Jr., Don Bridges, Junior Williams, Michael Andrews, Billy Level and Danny Level.
Please send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com.