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Marcus Anthony Shuler

August 5, 1975 — December 8, 2021

Bishop Marcus Anthony Shuler, born Aug 5, 1975, in Waynesville, North Carolina, entered his heavenly home on Wednesday Dec 8, 2021.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:30 PM on Monday, December 13, 2021, at the Kings Mountain Family Worship Center, Kings Mountain, North Carolina.

Officiating will be Dr. Roger Woodard, Dr. Ken Bell, and Bishop Melvin Shuler.
Receiving of family & friends will be held prior to the Celebration of Life from 3 PM to 6 PM, at Kings Mountain Family Worship Center. A private graveside service will be held at Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, North Carolina, on Tuesday December 14, 2021, with Bishop Jason Shuler and Bishop Kenneth Ayers, officiating.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Appalachian Funeral Services Sylva, North Carolina.

Mark was a graduate of North Johnston High School, Kenly, NC, Class of 1994. Mark obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Christian Education at Lee University, Cleveland TN, Class of 2000.

Mark represented the Church of God, Cleveland TN, in ministry for 21 years across 5 states. Serving as Student Pastor, Lead Pastor, and currently the Director of LEAD Western North Carolina.

Marks interests included cooking, fishing, golfing, and a master collector of many things. His passion was filling every room with laughter & filling every life with the love of Jesus.

He was welcomed into Heaven by his grandfathers, Leslie Shuler and Harold Gates; grandmother, Alice Shuler; and father-in law, Bishop Allen R Campbell.

Mark fiercely loved his family. He is survived by his beautiful wife Jennifer for 22 years. Together they had 3 amazing children, Madison (19), Blake (17), and Brayden (12);

parents, Bishop Melvin & Glenda Shuler; grandmother, Ellen Gates; brother, Bishop Jason Shuler; sister, Brooklyn (Ryan) McDermott; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Serving as Pallbearers:

Blake Shuler
Brayden Shuler
Ben Carter
Ryan McDermott
Boston McDermott
Bailen McDermott
Roger Boone
Radames Gay
Peyton Clawson
Welcome to Heaven thy good and faithful servant, enjoy your eternal rewards.

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