Dianna Lee Deer Shaver, 75, of Statesville, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 8, 2021.

Dianna was born on September 16, 1945, in Pittsburgh, Pa., to the late John Henry and Vera Smith Deer. She worked for Iredell Memorial Hospital before retiring and volunteered for ICRS and was a lifetime member. Dianna attended and was a member at Eastside Baptist Church of Statesville.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Deere; and one sister, Darrel Cantirino.

Dianna is survived by her son, Larry Shaver (Angela); daughter, Suzanne Gatton; brother, Jack Deer; five grandchildren, Jerry Shaver, Brittany Elliott, Kristin Shaver, Justin Gatton and Alyssa Spears (Logan); and one great grandson, Jeremy Bollinger Jr.

A visitation will be held on Sunday, April 11, 2021, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at East Side Baptist Church of Statesville with a service to follow at 3:30 p.m. with Rev. Jon Acker and Rev. Johnny Bolin officiating. The burial will follow the service at Holy Springs Cemetery.

Troutman Funeral Home is serving the family.