James Phillip Shook

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James "Phil" Phillip Shook, age 67, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2020.

Mr. Shook was born on February 21, 1953, in Cartersville, GA, son of the late James C. Shook and Louise Clark Shook.

Mr. Shook retired from Bartow Carver Park on Lake Allatoona as a Park Superintendent after 33 years of dedicated service. Mr. Shook also worked at Lockheed Martin as a maintenance electrician from 1981-1999. He was a proud and active member and past Master of the Emerson Masonic Lodge #738. In his spare time, he loved being outdoors, hunting, fishing and spending quality time with his family and his dog, Blue.

Mr. Shook is preceded in death by his first wife, Jenny Evans Shook.

He is survived by his second wife, Myrtle Bowden Shook; son, Donovan (Tracy) Shook; daughter, Kacie Miranda Shook; grandson, Avery (Brittany) Shook; sister, Joyce (James) Hartness; and his dog, Blue.

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted at two o’clock in the afternoon on Sunday, the 22nd of November, 2020, in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home with Rev. Josh James officiating. Interment will immediately follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers are Shayne Ray, Rodney Waits, Randall Brown, Mark Waits, Billy Mauldin, and David Mauldin. Honorary pallbearers are Gary James, Johnny Collins, Stan Marks, Jimmy Norris, Danny Ray, James Hartness, Ralph Davenport and Kenneth Davenport.

Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from five o’clock in the evening until eight on Saturday, November 21st, 2020, at Owen Funeral Home. 

Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the online register.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA 30120 has charge of the arrangements.