Alvie Ross Shoemaker
Alvie Ross Shoemaker
  • March 4, 1932 - April 7, 2017
  • Sandy Springs, Georgia

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Alvie Ross Shoemaker Jr., 85 of Sandy Springs, Ga, passed away April 7, 2017. Mr. Shoemaker was born March 4, 1932 to Alvie Ross Shoemaker Sr. and Ruth Esther Quasebarth Shoemaker in Cartersville, GA. Mr. Shoemaker spent his early life in Cartersville , serving in the United States Navy in the Submarine Service for five years and served in the Korean War. Mr. Shoemaker graduated from Georgia Tech in the Class of 1959 with a degree in engineering. After graduation, Mr. Shoemaker passionately practiced his profession, becoming a Registered Professional Engineer.
Mr. Shoemaker is preceded in death by his parents Alvie Ross Shoemaker Sr. and Ruth Esther Quasebarth Shoemaker, son, Michael Eric Shoemaker and brother, William Carl Shoemaker.
He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Nadine Gordon Shoemaker, sons: Alvie Ross Shoemaker III of Orlando, FL, and David Carl Shoemaker and daughter-in-law, Mary Evelyn Shoemaker of Columbus, GA. Grandchildren: Lauren Elizabeth Shoemaker of Tuscaloosa AL, and Gavin Ross Shoemaker of Pensacola, FL., and great grandchild Edith Grace Shoemaker of Tuscaloosa AL.
A graveside service will be held for Mr. Shoemaker at 11:30 in the morning, Saturday April 15, 2017 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cartersville, GA. officiated by Rev. Josh James.
The family will receive friends from 10:00 in the morning Saturday, April 15, 2017 until the funeral hour at Owen Funeral Home, Cartersville, GA.
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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA has charge of the arrangements.