Obits: Veigh Barnhardt Shoaf

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 21, 2014

Veigh Barnhardt Shoaf

Veigh Barnhardt Shoaf, 93, of Lexington, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at Lexington Health Care.

The funeral was at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17 at Friendship United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Doug Pryor officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. The family received friends Saturday, Aug. 16 at Davidson Funeral Home.

Mrs. Shoaf was born July 14, 1921, in Davie County to George E. Barnhardt and Dellie Hendrix Barnhardt.She was a member of VFW Post 3074 Ladies Auxiliary and retired from Frazier Shops in Lexington. At her church she was a member of the Ladies Bible Class. 

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Henry V. Shoaf on Jan. 5, 1989; a sister, Levy Barnhardt; and 7 brothers, Olin, Dermont, Elward, Charlie, Herman, Bill and Eudell Barnhardt of Davie County; and a great-granddaughter, Jessica Hope Prince.

Surviving: a daughter, Henrietta Shoaf Prince and husband Jimmy; son, Larry D. Shoaf and wife Sharon; 2 grandsons, Michael Shoaf and wife Karyn of Crandall, Texas and David Prince and wife Kimberly of Lawrenceville, Ga.; a granddaughter, Jamie Beth Bailey and husband Brad of Cornelius; 3 great-grandsons, Luke Shoaf of Crandall, Texas, Jedidiah Bailey of Cornelius and Matthew Prince of Lawrenceville; 2 great-granddaughters, Marleigh Anna Shoaf of Crandall and Journey Bailey of Cornelius; a sister, Virginia Dare Foster of Advance; 2 sisters-in-law, Betty Hartman Barnhardt and Ann Wilson Barnhardt, both of Davie County; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials: Friendship UMC, 2840 Friendship Church Road, Lexington, 27295.

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