Russell Emanuel Shook
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Russell Emanuel Shook
  • February 18, 1960 - July 15, 2016
  • Euharlee, Georgia

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Russell Emanuel Shook passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at his home.
Russell was born on February 18, 1960 in Rome, GA, son of the late Rev. Ralph Emanuel Shook and Ruby Allen Shook.
Russell was a graduate of Cass High School in 1978. He later attended Coosa Valley Tech until he became employed with Lockheed Martin. He took several courses during his career and worked his way up to a Planner. He was a dedicated employee for thirty-seven years. He was a member of New Vision Baptist Church for five years. He loved working with his hands and created beautiful pieces of pottery. He also enjoyed fishing with his dad and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Russell is survived by his mother, Ruby Allen Shook; loving wife of thirty-six years, Dondra Temples Shook; children, Tiffany ( Ricky) Allen of Euharlee, GA, Amber (Michael) Jones of Rome, GA, Ashley (Zachery) Kelly of Cartersville, GA; grandchildren, Jonah and Faith Allen, Emily and Bailey Jones and Abel Kelly.
A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at two o'clock in the afternoon on Tuesday, the 19th of July, 2016 at Zion Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Butch Cole and Rev. Tim Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers are Jordan Mayhue, Kevin Allen, David Carlan, Tim Taylor, Ralph Daniel Davenport and Danny Ray.
Terry Layton will be serving as an Honorary pallbearer.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from five o'clock in the evening until eight on Monday, the 18th of July, 2016 at Owen Funeral Home.
Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the on-line register.
Russell's services are under the direction of Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA 30120.