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Eddie “Big Mother” Pinkston Shumate Shock

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Posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 7:18 pm

NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS — Eddie “Big Mother” Pinkston Shumate Shock, 98, passed peacefully Monday, June 10, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Eddie was born on January 17, 1915, in Chireno, Texas.

She is preceded in death by her first husband, Otis Lee Shumate, her second husband, Thomas Henry Shock, her son, Ernest Hays Shumate, and her grandson, Stephen Matthew Shumate.  

Eddie is survived by her brother, Sydney Pinkston, daughter, Marion Shumate Winslow, and her grandchildren, Bicky Winslow O’Neal(Michael), Debbie Lee Winslow, Kathy Winslow Bearden(Scott Porter), Laurie Shumate Allen(Gary), Sloan Shock, Doug Shock(Jamie), and Sheri Shock Jurecek(Bryan).  

She is also survived by her great-grandchildren, Randi and Rodi O’Neal, Krystal, Ray Lynn and Tandra Lee Bearden, Claire Allen, Kelcey Garcia, Kaelyn Claire, and Leslie and Ty Jurecek. Eddie is also survived by her great-great grandchildren Vian and Sol Lee Ozuna.

Funeral Arrangements:  

John 14: 27 (NAB) Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you.  Not as the world gives do I give it to you.  Do not let your hearts be troubled or afraid.

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