Charles E. Shipley

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Charles E. Shipley

February 24, 1933 - March 07, 2019

Charles E. Shipley Charles E. Shipley, 86, of Anderson, passed away peacefully March 7, 2019, at Community Hospital.
Charles was born Feb. 24, 1933, in Anderson, the son of James O. and Hazel (Wetzel) Shipley.
He worked at Nicholson File for 27 years, and then worked for Madison County Highway for 16 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Betty (Craig) Shipley, whom he married July 20, 1957.
Charles is survived by his four children, David Shipley; Gail Alfrey-Simmons, Kenny (Linda) Shipley and Angela (Chuck) Butts, all of Anderson; sisters, Viola Ellingwood, Carolyn Purdy, and Virginia Pierce, all of Anderson; grandchildren, Jennifer (Derek) McHatten, Greg (Jill) Alfrey, Brian Shipley, Suzanne Shipley, Nathan (Adriene) Butts and Kyla (Shane) Briggs; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at East Maplewood Cemetery with Chaplain Rob Mifflin officiating.
Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service handled the funeral arrangements.
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Published on March 10, 2019
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