Rachel McGrady

Rachel Susan McGrady (Shook)

Wednesday, August 12th, 1953 - Friday, June 5th, 2020
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CHINA GROVE- Rachel Shook McGrady, 66, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by loved ones on June 5, 2020.

No services are scheduled at this time.

Rachel was born in Cleveland County on August 12, 1953. She was the daughter of James M. and Madge Johnson Shook. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Jack.

Rachel retired from a career working in a textile mill. Her life revolved around her love for her family. Her husband of over 50 years, her sons, their wives, and the grandchildren she helped raise were her number one priority at all times. She also loved simple thing in life like her little dogs, feeding the birds in her bird feeders, butterflies, and flowers.

Mrs. McGrady leaves behind her husband, Joseph Lee McGrady; sons, Jerry McGrady(Marie) and James McGrady(Deanna) of China Grove; sister, Ann Beaver(Larry) of Rockwell; brothers, J.R. Shook(Pat), David Shook, and Phillip Shook(Mary Ann) all of China Grove; nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren. In addition she had a large extended family of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends that will miss her dearly.

Rather than flowers or memorials if you would like to share your condolences, cards are appreciated and may be mailed to the home at 625 East Centerview St. China Grove 28023.
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Posted at 09:32pm
I will never forget Rachel...she was the life of the party. All the McGradys and Shooks are in my prayers.


Van Chapman

Posted at 09:26am
We are thinking of you during this difficult time. Sorry we could not be there. We send you thoughts of comfort. Kontane Logistics.
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Ann Beaver and Family

Posted at 10:45am
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