Michael Weir ‘Mickey’ Shore

Published 4:27 pm Monday, February 18, 2019

Mr. Michael “Mickey” Weir Shore, 67, of Mocksville, died on Sunday, Feb.17, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Mr. Shore was born Aug. 1, 1951 in Henry County, Va. His parents were the late Rev. James Clarence “JC” and Helena Weir Shore. He was a member of Eatons Baptist Church, Masonic Lodge 162, and retired from NCDOT.  Mr. Shore enjoyed fishing, camping, shooting, and hunting, but most of all, he enjoyed his grandchildren.

Survivors: his wife of 47 years, Keretha Cheek Shore; a daughter, Nikki (Michael) Long; 2 grandchildren, Kolby and Kennedy Long; 3 sisters, Jeannine (Steve) Lundy, Clare Shore, and Jo (Ronnie) Mundy; and nieces and nephews, Marnie Matthews, Grant Steelman, Jason Cheek, Jaci Fendley, Will Holt and Katie Bryan.

A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21 at Eatons Baptist Church, 430 Eatons Church Road, Mocksville, with Dr. David Gilbreath officiating.  Burial will tofollow in the church cemetery with Masonic Rites. The family will receive friends following the graveside service in the fellowship hall.

Memorials: P4:13 Baseball Ministry, 115 Fox Run Drive, Mocksville.

Condolences: www.gentryfuneralservice.com.