Henry Eli “Jack” Shew, 76, of Hendersonville passed away Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Elizabeth House after an extended illness. A native of Caldwell County, Jack lived in Wilkes County forty years before moving to Henderson County in 2007. He was a son of the late Mansfield and Hattie Bell Shew, and was also preceded in death by a number of brothers and sisters. Jack retired from Valspar Paint and Wood Finishing and was a member of Mud Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his loving wife of fifty-four years, Rainnie Triplett Shew; two daughters, April Shew Fender and her husband Scott of Asheville, Andrea Shew of Fletcher; a grandson, Jesse Eli Fender of Asheville; a brother, Jones Shew and his wife Barbara of Lenoir; a sister, Faye Woods of Lenoir; and a number of nieces and nephews.
No services are planned. Friends are welcome to visit at the home.
Memorials may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, Elizabeth House, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.