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Ida Florence Shockley


Ida Florence Shockley, 99, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in Lakehills. She was born in Milam County on Nov. 16, 1914 to William and Artie Faulkner.

Ida married William Brice Shockley on April 2, 1938. William preceded her in death in 1996.

She is survived by four children, Barbara Walton and her husband, Tom; William B. Shockley Jr. and his wife, Jackie; Betty Kilough; and Kay Wilcox and her husband, Jean-Claude, as well as by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Ida was predeceased by her husband, William; parents; all six of her sisters and brothers; two sons-in-law; and two great-great grandchildren.

The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks to Belinda and John Stewart for the loving care they offered Ida for the last five years.

A Celebration of Life Service was held Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the Lakehills United Methodist Church with interment at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.

Memorials in Ida's name may be made to Lakehills UMC, PO Box 565, Lakehills 78063 for the Bread of Life Meal Program.

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Arrangements were entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Bandera.