Lucy was born in Watauga, Tennessee to the late Josh and Reva Humphrey Bishop. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, April Lee Hochstetler; a son, Ricky Lee Shafer; and sixteen brothers and sisters.
Lucy loved all people and her entire family, she also attended the Church of God. She had, alongside her husband, been a truck driver. Lucy enjoyed working in her garden and spending time with her family.
Those left to cherish her wonderful memories include her loving and devoted husband of forty one years, Levi Hochstetler, of the home; four children: Debby Sermersheim (Reggie), Teresa Forbes (Jeff Kleiner), Don Shafer (Chris) and Dean Shafer; sixty six grandchildren and great grandchildren; and five brothers and sisters.
Levi would like to extend appreciation for Lucy’s immediate family for the love and care shown to her during her illness.
Online condolences may be shared with the family on our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com .
Lucy and her family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, office 423-542-2232, service line information 423-543-4917.