Erma Gail Stock


Erma Gail Stock of Bluefield, West Virginia departed this life on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Gail was 77 years old.
Gail was born on June 27, 1942, a native of Mercer County and daughter to the late Jeremiah "Jerry" Moody and Athlone McKenzie Moody. Gail was a 1960 graduate of Montcalm High School where she was Salutatorian of her senior class, and a cheerleader. She resided for the majority of her life in the Montcalm and Bluefield WV areas. Gail was a homemaker who greatly enjoyed sewing, cooking, reading, and the many friendships she had made over the course of her lifetime. Gail most recently shared in her faith at East End Baptist Church, Bluefield WV.
Gail was preceded in death by her husband Jim C. "Sibo" Stock; parents Jerry and Athlone Moody; brothers Gerald Rudolph Moody, Eric Melvin Moody, Clyde Calvert Moody, William Alonzo Moody; sisters Jerry Mae Jenkins, Naomi Harless, and Pansy Lea Moody.
Gail is survived by her two sons Karl Kevin Stock (Amber) of Beckley, WV, and Jody Jay Stock (Elizabeth) of Lake Wylie, SC; three grandchildren Emily Stock (Andrew) of Athens, WV, Madison Stock, Lake Wylie, SC, and Andrew Stock, Bluffton, SC; two great grandchildren Colby and Berklee. In addition, she is survived by brother Ona Bryant Moody (Barbara), Rock, WV, special nephew Randall McMillan (Barbara) Rock, WV, and a host of other cherished nieces, nephews, and extended family members.
The family welcomes visitation by friends and relatives on Monday, August 12, 9:00am at Craven Shires Funeral Home, Bluewell, WV, with a brief funeral service to follow at 10:00am. Gail's graveside rites will be held immediately after the service at Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell, WV, where she will now rest at the side of her husband Jim.
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Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell is serving the Stock family.
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Published on August 10, 2019
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Sandy Mathena
Aug 12, 2019
Sending my heartfelt condolences to Ms. Gail's family! She was one of the first people I met when I came to work at the WV Manor and we became fast friends!! I will miss seeing her when I come to work and laughing about all the shenanigans here!!
Aug 11, 2019
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