Frances Jane Shook, age 89 and resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana passed away on Thursday, January 27, 2022. Frances was born in Farmington, Maine. As a resident in Baton Rouge, she worked as a Medical Transcriptionist at the Baton Rouge General Hospital, did mission work sharing Christ distributing Daily Bread Devotions, and was a former Sunday School teacher.
Frances is survived by beloved sons, Ronald L. Hoover and wife Sharon, Floyd S. Hoover and wife Janice; stepdaughter, Susan Siler and husband Ron; their sons, Joshua and wife Maylin, Nathan, and Matthew; stepson, Daniel Shook and wife Linda and children, Wesley Smith and Katelyn Smith; Stepson, David Shook and wife Cindy and children, Kristen Woods, Heather Cooper, Stephen Cooper; stepson-in-law, Julian Ed Suazo and sons, Jason Suazo and wife Stacey, Matt Suazo and wife Rakia, and Daryl Reinhardt and wife Jennifer; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; nieces and nephews, Charles Grange and wife Rebecca, Paula Menge, Vickie Olsen, Ivy Starns and husband David, Laurie Gross and husband Greg, Kim Bean and wife Alisa; great nieces and nephews, Elliott Sauvinet, Matthew Bean, Mia-Anne Bean, and Seth McDonald.
Preceded in death by husband Oliver James Shook; parents, Shepard Milton Bean and Evelyn Mae Coley Bean; stepdaughter, Olivea Suazo; sisters, Ruth Bean and Bea Grange; brother, George L. Bean; and nephew, George M. Bean.
A visitation for Frances will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home in Baton Rouge, LA on Thursday, February 3, 2022 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm with a service starting at 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers family and friends may make donations to Gospel Light Baptist Church on Highland Road in Baton Rouge.
The family of Frances Shook wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Dr. Bill Lovel, MD and his staff, Pastor Tyler Scott and church family, dear friends Brenda Blow, Suzanne Crain, Penny Sylvest and children Cori and Tori, friends and neighbors at Live Oaks Apartments, and Amedisys Hospice.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com