|Birth: ||Oct. 7, 1946|
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 2006|
Judy Ann Gatton Bishop, 60, of Candler, died Wednesday, October 11, 2006, at her home.
A native of Mt. Vernon, OH, but a resident of NC most of her life, she was a daughter of the late Ray and Mary Frances Curry Gatton. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Martha Carolyn Gatton and Rosalie "Rosey" Oaks.
Mrs. Bishop was a chef at the Grove Park Inn and Deer Park Inn. She was a charter member and past president of the Western North Carolina Culinary Association and has won many culinary awards including Junior Chef of the Year in 1978. She married Leroy Doug Bishop on December 18, 1964 and was a member of State Street Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 41 years, Doug Bishop; daughter, April Bishop of Asheville; son, Lonnie Bishop of Candler; grandson, Aaron Bishop of Candler and brother, Gary Gatton of Warner Robbins, GA.
Graveside services will be Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Leroy Douglas Bishop (1941 - 2012)*
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Jan 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23964559