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Theda Ann Shumate Dean
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Obituary for Theda Ann Shumate Dean

Mrs. Theda Ann Shumate Dean, age 62 of Millers Creek, passed away Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at the Mountain Valley Hospice Home in Yadkinville.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM, Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Reins Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Ronnie Gregory and Rev. Matthews Vannoy officiating. Burial will be in the White Oak Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 Friday evening at Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home.
Mrs. Dean was born May 21st, 1955 in Wilkes County to Ira Dewitt and Verna Cleary Shumate. She worked at Gardner Glass Company and was a member of White Oak Baptist Church. Mrs. Dean was a member of The Odd Fellows and Rebecca’s Wilkes County Chapter.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by eight brothers; Rex, Mack, Dwight, Luther, Bill, Jim, Robert and Monroe Shumate and two sisters; Grace Adams and China Hincher.
Mrs. Dean is survived by her husband; Derek Dean of the home, a sister; Pauline Davidson of North Wilkesboro and a brother; Everette Shumate of North Wilkesboro.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to White Oak Baptist Church 115 Wyatt Road, Millers Creek, NC or to the Donor’s Choice.
Pallbearers will be her nephews, David, Chad, Mark and Dwight Shumate, Jr. and William and Jeff Davidson.
Honorary Pallbearers will Tommy Walker and Jerry Wyatt.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659





1:00 PM
Reins-Sturdiavant Chapel

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Cemetery Details


White Oak Baptist Church Cemetery

White Oak Church Road
Millers Creek, NC

Memorial Contribution

White Oak Baptist Church

115 Wyatt Road
Millers Creek, NC 28651

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