Judy Ann Moffitt Shell, age 61, of the Limestone Community, passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2013, at home following an extended illness.
A native of the Limestone Community, she was the only daughter of the late Homer and Euvada Clark Moffitt. She was a graduate of Unicoi County High School and ETSU with a degree in business.
Judy was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. She loved animals, flowers, old cars and going to antique stores.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Jason Ricky Shell, in 2011; and her ex-husband, Ricky Dave Shell, in 2009.
Survivors include two sons: Christopher Lee Maricle and wife, Lorie, of Limestone Cove, and Matthew Alan Shell and wife, Nikki, of Johnson City, TN; four grandchildren: Ricky Dale Shell and Samantha Hammitt, both of Johnson City, Alesha Rose Shell, of Elizabethton, LeAnna Guy, of Erwin, and Hapi, Honey and Bandit Maricle, of Limestone Cove; two brothers and their families: Brad and Dora Moffitt and Alvin and Joan Moffitt, all of Limestone Cove; four nieces; and several aunts, uncles and cousins; also Cujo, Camille and Oreo, her little animals that she loved very much.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, September 29, 2013, at Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville, NC, and at other times at the home of her sons: Christopher, 2127 Hwy 107, Unicoi, and Matthew, at 407 Woodlyn Rd., Johnson City.
Graveside services will be at 12:30 p.m. Monday, September 30, 2013, in Roselawn Memory Gardens beside her son, Jason. Rev. Brad Davis will officiate and Ron Fender will provide vocal selections, including her favorite, “Serenaded By Angels.” Pallbearers will include her two sons, Christopher and Matthew, Terry Tilson, Micah Johnson, Terry Moffitt, Ronnie Smith and John Collins.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Shell Family.