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Pamela Bishop Obituary – The Arizona Republic

Pamela Grace Bishop, 72, of Phoenix, Az. passed away peacefully at the hands of God on October 13, 2022. Born in Jacksonville, Florida, she was the second child of Carlton and Geneva Black. She graduated from Wichita Southeast HS in 1968. Pam met her future husband Steve in high school. She attended Kansas State University and was a member of the Gamma Phi Beta Sorority. She earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education and taught second grade for 22 years in the Paradise Valley School District. She was raised in the Christian Church and was a member of Scottsdale Bible Church. She always had a deep faith in Jesus Christ. Pam enjoyed reading, sewing, gardening, traveling and planning family activities. She will be remembered for her love of children and her kind and gentle personality. Always smiling, she makes friends easily. She is survived by her husband of 51 years Steve, her daughter Ali Stewart of Phoenix, her daughter Amy Cole of Charlotte NC. sister Wanda Hakeman of Tempe, sister Carla Kummer of Orlando Fla and six grandchildren. The family would like to thank Wings of Hope Hospice for the excellent care they provided during the last months of her life. Special thanks to Lilliana H. who has been Pam’s caregiver for the past five years. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, November 5 at 11 a.m. at the Hansen Mortuary 6500 E. Bell Road in Scottsdale. Private interment will be at Better Place Forests in Flagstaff Az. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made at

Posted on October 17, 2022

Posted in The Arizona Republic