|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1908|
Mill Creek (Franklin County)
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2009|
Pauline Caldwell Bishop, 101, of Cloverdale, Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 12, 2009. She was born on April 12, 1908, in Mill Creek, Va., to Luther and Mary Dupree Caldwell. Pauline was a lifelong resident of Botetourt County and faithfully attended and served her Lord at the Troutville Baptist Church. Pauline enjoyed life and loved to bake especially pies and cakes, cooking, vegetable gardening, sewing, quilting but her real passion was just being a homemaker and her church. Pauline is predeceased by her parents, Luther and Mary Dupree Caldwell; her husband, Clarence "Edgar" Bishop; her son, Virgil Allen Bishop; and six brothers.
She is survived by her daughter, Brenda Wilkerson and her husband, Jack, of Brentwood, Tenn.; and her son, Ray Bishop and his wife, Stormy, of Daleville, her grandchildren, Evan and Zachary Bishop, of Cloverdale, Wendy Chase and her husband, Trent, of Colorado, Joshua Wilkerson and his wife, Sarah, of Nashville, Tenn., Mike Bishop, of Fredericksburg, Pam Greider and her husband, David, of Georgia, Ross Bishop and his wife, Denice, of Salem, and Greg Bishop and his wife, Mary, of Roanoke; her greatgrandchildren, Neil and Brian Bishop, Lee Meadows, Jacob Greider, Cameron and McKinsey Chase, Brian Bishop, Derek and Blaine Bishop; her great-greatgranddaughter, Lindsey Meadows; and many nieces, nephews and close friends.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Alice Inouye, her caretakers, and Gentle Shepherd Hospice for taking such good care of Pauline.
Friends are welcome to call on Wednesday, October 14, 2009, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Rader Funeral Home, 630 Roanoke Road in Daleville. A Funeral Service celebrating Pauline's life will be held 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 15, 2009, at the Troutville Baptist Church in Troutville. Interment will follow at Mill Creek Cemetery. The Rev. Carol Johnston will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes all memorial donations be made to the Troutville Rescue Squad, 20 Sunset Ave., Troutville, Va. 24175 or Troutville Baptist Church, 5520 Lee Highway, Troutville, Va. 24175, in Pauline's memory.
Arrangements entrusted to Rader Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Daleville, Va., 540-992-1212.
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Published in the Roanoke Times from 10/13/2009 - 10/14/2009
Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Oct 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43103522
Added: Oct. 14, 2009
Added: Oct. 14, 2009