Rosa Lee Shook Courtney


Jun 24, 1933  Apr 11, 2017

Asheville Rosa Lee Shook Courtney, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the St Joseph Campus of Mission Hospitals.

A native of Madison County, she retired from Hickory Printing Group and was a member of Biltmore Church.

Mrs. Courtney was a daughter of the late Bill Shook and Belle Shook. She was also preceded in death by her son, Gregory and brothers, Joe Shook and Goldman Shook.

Surviving are her husband, Donald Rodney Courtney; children, Larry English, Debbie English, Michael English and Nicole Courtney Penland (Josh); granddaughter, Shannon Martin; great grandchildren, Hailey and Nolan; sisters, Elezene Robinson, Eloise Robinson, Henrietta Shook and Martha Smith; Brian Tweed and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Saturday, April 15, 2017 in the chapel of Anders-Rice Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Ashelawn Gardens of Memory.

The family will receive friends from 12 to 1 PM Saturday at the funeral home.