Shelbie Jean Harrison Stroud, age 84, of Marion, NC passed away peacefully Monday, March 1, 2021 at her home.
Shelbie was born June 19, 1936 in McDowell County, NC to the late Scott and Alma Elliott Harrison. She was a member of Carson's Chapel. A few of her favorite hobbies were walking, bird watching and sewing. Shelbie spent most of her life as a homemaker taking care of her family. She was a loving and caring mother and she will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her beloved husband, Paul Stroud.
Those left behind to cherish Shelbie’s memory are three sons, Gerald Stroud, Steve Stroud and Kenneth Stroud all of Marion, NC; a special cousin, Amy Stroud; two step-great grandchildren, Faith and Wesley; two special friends, Julia Ann Hensley and Sheila Hoppes; and two nieces, Debbie Goings and Janet Ledford.
The family will receive friends from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Friday, March 5, 2021 in the chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion, NC. A funeral service to celebrate Shelbie’s life will follow at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Rev. Don Morrison officiating. A private family burial will be held at Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain, NC.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in Shelbie’s memory are asked to consider WNC Bridge Foundation, 75 Fairview Road, Asheville, NC 28803.
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75 Fairview Rd, Asheville NC 28803