Corine Devon Terry Schuster, 98, of the Bethlehem Community in Alexander County passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.
She was born to the late Charles and Edie Davis Devon in Cleveland County on March 9, 1919.
The youngest of six children, whom all are deceased, Corine loved her family, and she loved reading, working with plants, and visiting estate sales.
She is preceded in death by her husband Ed Schuster of Lehigh Acres, Florida; where she lived for 25 years; a son, Dean Terry of West Columbia, SC; and two daughters, Irene Deaton and Doris Turner, of Mooresboro, NC. Grandchildren Lumard Willis of Ellenboro and Jeanie Barnes of Taylorsville also preceded her in death.
She is survived by two daughters, Mary Ellen Willis of Bethlehem and Faye T. Street of Ellenboro, NC; and one son Cecil Terry and wife Carol of Mooresboro, NC.
Also surviving are 18 grandchildren: Wanda Parkhurst of Bethlehem; Carol Bradshaw of Lawndale, Albert Willis of Ellenboro; Tammy Carnes, Jeff Terry, Chris Terry, and Andy Terry, all of West Columbia, SC; Annette Anthony of Shelby; Jerry and Doug Deaton of Mooresboro; Sandra Deaton Thomas and Cindy Deaton of Ellenboro; Amy Street George and Jennifer Street Goode of Ellenboro; David Turner and Francis "Cissy" Clary of Mooresboro; Jonathan Terry of Boiling Springs; and Dennis Terry of McAdenville.
Also left to cherish her memory are 31 great-grandchildren, 21 great-great-grandchildren, and a special family member Regina "Tinker" Terry of Rhodhiss.
The family will receive friends at Gantt's Grove Baptist Church in Mooresboro on Saturday, July 8, at 2 pm. The funeral service will follow at 3 pm. Rev. Robert Lane and Chaplin John Robbins will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Gantt's Grove Baptist Church, 618 Gantts Grove Church Road, Mooresboro, North Carolina 28114.
Arrangements are entrusted to Eggers Funeral Home of Cliffside. www.eggersfuneralhome.com