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Mary Lillian Shipwash

September 23, 1943 ~ February 24, 2020 (age 76)


Mary Lillian Shipwash, age 76 of Ten Mile passed away Monday, February 24, 2020 at Parkwest Medical Center.  She was born September 23, 1943 in Chattanooga and was a graduate of Kirkman Tech High School.  She was a faithful member of Shiloh Baptist Church and loved her pastor and church family.  She was an avid reader, and enjoyed sewing, crocheting, and going to Bradbury to listen at bluegrass.  She retired after 25 years as a bookkeeper from Harriman Oil Company.  Preceded in death by her parents, Frank & Dora Lou Barnes Oliver; brother, William Stillwell.


Loving Husband                 Sidney J. Shipwash, Jr., of Ten Mile

Children                              Charles Burnette of Harriman

                                             Marcie Nichols & husband, Jeff of Loudon

                                             Jeff Shipwash & wife, Jackie of Oak Ridge

                                             Bryan Shipwash & wife, Kim of Kingston

                                             Candace Byerly & husband, David of Lenoir City

11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren

Sisters-in-law                      Sybil Rose of Ten Mile

                                             Phyllis Shipwash of Ten Mile

                                             Susan Townsend & husband, Melvin of Ten Mile

                                             Ruth Tudor & husband, Larry of Ten Mile

Special Friend                    Mary Patrick of Kingston

A host of extended family members and friends

The family will receive friends 11:00 – 1:00 pm, Friday, February 28, 2020 at Fraker Funeral Home with funeral service following at 1:00 pm, in the chapel with Rev. Adrian Jones officiating.  Interment will follow at Kingston Memorial Gardens.  In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to Shiloh Baptist Church or to the American Kidney Foundation.  Online register book can be signed at www.FrakerFuneralHome.net.  Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of arrangements.

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February 28, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 AM
Fraker Funeral Home
1445 Kingston Highway
Kingston, TN 37763

Funeral Service
February 28, 2020

1:00 PM
Fraker Funeral Home
1445 Kingston Highway
Kingston, TN 37763

February 28, 2020

2:00 PM
Kingston Memorial Gardens
184 Oak Drive
Kingston, TN 37763

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