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In Memory of

Hugh Allen Shipley

January 24, 1946 - June 16, 2017

Obituary


Hugh Allen Shipley, 71,of Jerry Broyles Road, Chuckey, the South Central Community, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at Johnson City Medical Center.

He was a retired insurance agent and owner of Limestone Auto Care. He was a member of Liberty Free Will Baptist Church. Mr. Shipley was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #692, honorary past International Moose Legion President.

He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather and was loved by all with whom he came in contact.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years: Joyce Anne Shipley;...

Hugh Allen Shipley, 71,of Jerry Broyles Road, Chuckey, the South Central Community, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at Johnson City Medical Center.

He was a retired insurance agent and owner of Limestone Auto Care. He was a member of Liberty Free Will Baptist Church. Mr. Shipley was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #692, honorary past International Moose Legion President.

He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather and was loved by all with whom he came in contact.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years: Joyce Anne Shipley; two sons and daughters-in-law: Kevin and Angela Shipley of Greeneville and Paul and Paula Shipley of Russellville, Tennessee; grandchildren: Brooke and Jamie Kilgore of Charlotte, North Carolina, Jordan Shipley of Chuckey, Alexys Shipley of Johnson City; step-grandsons: John, Jordan, and Jayme Wright of Russellville; step-granddaughter: Lindsey Palmer of Johnson City; a sister and brother-I-law: Faye and Gene Shephard of Greeneville; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law: Joyce Shipley and Emilea Chapman of Greeneville, Lavane Kimery of Afton; several special nieces and nephews; and special friends: Reva Phillips, Kathy Seaton, and Brenda Bowers.

He was the son of the late Guy and Mary Moncier Shipley and was preceded in death by a grandson, Jesse Wright, and a brother, Johnny Shipley.

The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

There will be a Moose Service conducted by Moose Lodge #692 at 6:00 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel.

The funeral service will be conducted at 8:00 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. John Buchanan and Rev. Stephen Kimery officiating.

Interment will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in Liberty Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home to go in procession to the cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Tommy Parker, Robbie Lanham, Johnny Waldrop, Brandon Sams, Matthew Newton, Jason Lowe, and J.P. Johnson.

Honorary pallbearers are Sidney Greene, Brandon Pounders, Moose Legion members around the world, and his Moose softball team members.