Carl Edward Shipman, 95, husband of Sara Brown Shipman, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, May 16, 2022.
Born in Greenville County, a grandson of the late W.T. Thornton and the late Susan Thornton, he was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather who enjoyed rebuilding and restoring antique cars, fishing, camping, gardening, yard work, and spending time with his family. He retired as a department manager from J.P. Stevens Dunean Plant after forty-seven years of service. Mr. Shipman proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II and he was a member of Siloam Baptist Church in Easley.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are sons, Michael Shipman (Til), David Shipman (Gwen), and Dennis Ray Shipman (Donna), all of Powdersville; five grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by a grandson, Stephen Zane Shipman; and a great-granddaughter, Kai Shipman.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2022 at Siloam Baptist Church, 229 Siloam Road, Easley, SC 29642. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. Friday at the church, prior to the service.
Flowers are accepted, or memorials may be made to Siloam Baptist Church Benevolent Fund, 229 Siloam Road, Easley, SC 29642 or to Open Arms Hospice, 1836 West Georgia Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680.
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