Jean Renee Shamburger, 93, of Hendersonville, formerly of Fort Worth, TX, went home to be with the Lord Friday, March 26. Born in Houston and raised in Dallas, TX, she had lived for many years in McAllen TX and Fort Worth prior to moving to Hendersonville in 2009. She was a Registered Nurse, serving the communities of McAllen and Fort Worth and was a faithful member of Travis Avenue Baptist Church in Fort Worth and of First Baptist Church, Hendersonville. In her later years she enjoyed knitting and cooking, and was known for her delicious rolls. Her husband, Dr. Wallace H. Shamburger, passed away in 2008.
Mrs. Shamburger is survived by four children, Wally Shamburger and his wife Marguerette of Hendersonville, Sue Long and her husband Dave of Washington, D.C., Judy Smart and her husband Sam of Fort Worth, TX and Jack Shamburger and his wife Laurie of Tulsa, OK; a sister, Alice Wilks and her husband Lawrence of Montgomery, TX ; nine grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 11am Wednesday, March 30, 2016 in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church, Hendersonville. Revs. Wally Shamburger, Jack Shamburger and David Long will officiate. The family will receive guests in the sanctuary following the service. A private interment will be held in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the staff of The Bridge at Lake Point Landing and of Four Seasons Compassion for Life for the outstanding service Mrs. Shamburger received while in their care. Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, Hendersonville for mission offerings, 312 5th Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28739.
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Hendersonville, NC 28739