Lucile Sloan Shaver, 96, of Harmony, N.C., passed away Monday, August 1, 2022, at her home.

Mrs. Shaver was born June 12, 1926, the daughter of the late Offie Coite Sloan and Margaret Walters Sloan. Lucile was married to Virgil Shaver who preceded her in death. She attended Trinity Baptist Church in Mocksville, N.C., and loved going to church, singing, studying her Bible, sewing and spending time in her garden. Lucile especially loved her grandchildren and being with them.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her brothers, Lawrence Sloan and Joe Sloan, and her grandson, John Horne.

Those left to cherish the memory of Mrs. Shaver are her daughters, Gay Horne (Michael) and Jean Shaver Cranfill; her sister, Elizabeth Foster; her brother, Howard Sloan (Christine); her sister-in-law, Jean Sloan; her grandchildren, David Horne (Monika), Paul Horne, Joel Horne, Valerie Trivette, Timothy Ingram (Ingrid), and William Ingram (Katie); and 15 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A graveside service celebrating the life of Lucile Shaver will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at Damascus Baptist Church, 128 Old Arbor Road, Statesville, NC 28625 with Reverend Darrell Cox officiating. The family will visit with friends following the service.

Those wishing to make memorials are asked to consider the Missionary Fund of Trinity Baptist Church, 2722 US Highway 601 S, Mocksville, NC 27028. Online condolences may be made to the Shaver family at

Troutman Funeral Home is serving the family.

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