Judy Lee (McBee) Shoop

Judy Lee (McBee) Shoop, age 75, a resident of Chillicothe, MO, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe.

Judy was born the daughter of Arthur and Dora (Fitzwater) McBee on June 18, 1945, in Braymer. She was the second born child of eight children. Judy was a 1963 graduate of Braymer High School. She was united in marriage to William H. “Bill” Schoop on June 1, 1963, in Chillicothe. He preceded her in death on Sept. 29, 2014. She worked as a photo and vision tester for the State of Missouri for 28 years.

Judy was a member of the Braymer Christian Church. She was also a member of the Missouri Bowler’s Association. Judy was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and sister. She genuinely loved her entire family. It was evident to all who knew Judy that her family meant the world to her.

Survivors include five sons, Terry Shoop (Tammy) of Pembroke, GA, Tommy Shoop (Lois) of Novinger, Timmy Shoop (Beth) of Rothville, Tony Shoop (Angie) of Jefferson City, and William “Billy” Shoop (Brianna) of Chillicothe; one daughter, Jody (Shoop) Weir (Steve) of Chillicothe; one stepson, Donald Shoop (Joanna) of Green Ridge; two stepdaughters, Fern (Thomas) Albertson (Jerry) of Meadville, and Julia (Thomas) Sensenich (Greg) of Chillicothe; 34 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by four brothers, Carl McBee (Marsha) of Gallatin, Kenny McBee of Braymer, Edward McBee of Braymer, and Dennis McBee (Sonja) of Mooresville; one sister, Janice Venneman of Chillicothe; and one sister-in-law, Vicki McBee of Columbia.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William “Bill” Shoop; one grandson, Blake Briner; one brother, James McBee; one sister, Elizabeth Leabo; two sisters-in-law, Karen McBee and Patricia McBee; and one brother-in-law, James Venneman.

Funeral services will be held at the Braymer Christian Church in Braymer on Monday, Aug. 17, at 10:00 a.m. There is no scheduled visitation. Friends may call or stop by at the Lindley Funeral Home in Chillicothe on Sunday, Aug. 16, from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Braymer. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and/or Shriners Hospital for Children, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P. O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home in Chillicothe.

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