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Gregory Shoemake
In Memory of
Gregory Jay
1960 - 2017
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Obituary for Gregory Shoemake

Gregory  Shoemake
Gregory Jay Shoemake, 57, of Herrin, passed away at 11:04 a.m., Wednesday, September 27, 2017 in Herrin Hospital.

Greg was born September 2, 1960 in Herrin to Billy and Joyce (Tucker) Shoemake.

Greg was retired, having been a union construction worker for many years. Greg was of the Christian faith. He enjoyed spending time fishing and loved to be with his family and friends. He especially enjoyed riding with his brother, Randy through the refuge looking at the wildlife.

Survivors include his daughter, Ashley Cochran of Benton, LA; three grandchildren, Dane Taylor Macon, Lane Allen Cochran and Terah Kay Cochran; mother, Joyce Shoemake of Herrin; two brothers, Andy (Bonnie) Shoemake and Randy Shoemake of Herrin; two nieces, Amanda (Monty) Baldwin of Herrin and Samantha Shoemake.

He was preceded in death by father.

Celebration of life services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 6, 2017 at Pyle Funeral Home in Johnston City with Rev. Donnie Colson officiating.

Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Memorial envelopes are available at the funeral home.
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