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Viola Eloise (Stotts) Shriver

May 16, 1926 ~ April 3, 2018 (age 91)

Viola Eloise Stotts “Grandma Great” Shriver, 91, of Zanesville, died at 8:43 A.M. on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House, Zanesville. She was born May 16, 1926, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late James Albert and Ethel Mae Hittle Stotts. She was a homemaker, had worked at Woolworth’s and a member of Washington Township Baptist Church.

She is survived by three grandchildren, John (Amy) Shriver, Harold (Brandi) Shriver, and Ashley (Brad) Lake; five great-grandchildren, Grace, Caden, Kiera, Kamdyn, and Kenzie; a daughter-in-law, Donna E. Shriver; a sister, Shirley (Eddie) Sipos; a brother, Merlin Stotts; and five sisters-in-law, Michal, Arlene, Dorothy, Isabelle, and Janet Stotts.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold I. Shriver who died June 22, 2000; a son, David Harold Shriver; and brothers, Ray, Leslie, Harold, Lee, Dale, Gary, Donald, Forest, Ralph, and Kenneth Stotts.

Friends and family may call from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at the BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE where funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 6, 2018, with Herb Alexander and Pastor Chris Riggs officiating.  She will be laid to rest at Washington Township Baptist Cemetery, Zanesville.

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