Shirley Wise, age 80, of Dove Hill Road in Spruce Pine, died Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at the Mitchell House in Spruce Pine.

Born on December 19, 1939 in Avery County, she was the daughter of the late Creed and Texie Hoilman Woody. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Wise who passed away in 1984. Also preceding her in death was her son, Ronnie Wise; a brother, Dewayne Woody; and a sister, Wilma Fisher.

Shirley was a member of the Fairview Baptist on Bent Road. She loved her family and especially her grandchildren. She also loved family get together’s. She enjoyed cooking, music, being outdoors and working in her flowers.

Left to cherish her memories are her son, Johnny Wise of Bakersville; her daughter, Deborah Haynes of Marion; her brother, Robert Woody and wife, Pat of Nashville, TN; her sisters; Nina Grindstaff of Spruce Pine and Sue Cook and husband, Bill of Charlotte, NC; her grandchildren, Charles, Misty, Jennifer, Jonathan, and Charlie; several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

A time to support the family, share memories, and receive friends will be on Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Webb Funeral Home. The funeral service will be on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 2:00 in the Chapel of Webb Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy Wise officiating. Interment will be in the Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery on Bent Road.

Due to the current COVID-19 regulations, our staff is committed to taking care of our guests and families that we serve. Please understand we will be following the State’s COVID guidelines. We also ask all guests and family members attending the visitation and service to please bring and wear a mask.

The family would like to extend a special ‘Thank You’ to the staff of Mitchell House for their care of Shirley during her stay.

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