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Wayne Shipman

January 23, 1950 ~ June 2, 2018 (age 68)
Robert "Wayne" Shipman, Sr., 68, of 115 L.C. Drive and husband of Susan DuBois Shipman passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018, at his home.Born in Laurens, he was the son of Claude Robert Shipman of Laurens and the late Audrey Smith Shipman. Wayne was a retired truck driver and member of Lucas Avenue Baptist Church.Surviving in addition to his wife and father are: a daughter, Sherry Wardell (Barry) of Laurens; sister, Dorothy Lida (Robert) of Laurens; sister-n-law, Teena DuBois of the home, grandchildren, Katherine Crudge (Will), Tiffany Eanes (Christopher), Jason Shipman, and Barry "Boogie" Wardell, Jr. (Cortney); and great grandchildren, Jimma, Abi, Leigha, and Kindle.Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Lucas Avenue Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Michael Post with burial in Forest Lawn East Cemetery.The family will be at the home. Visitation will be at The Kennedy Mortuary on Monday, June 4, 2018, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.Memorials may be made to Lucas Avenue Baptist Church, 101 Lucas Avenue, Laurens, SC 29360. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Wayne Shipman please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Forest Lawn East Cemetery
Leesville Church Road
Laurens, SC, 29360


JUN 4. 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

The Kennedy Mortuary

606 West Main Street PO Box 282

Laurens, SC, 29360


JUN 5. 2:00 PM (EDT)

Lucas Avenue Baptist Church

101 Lucas Avenue

Laurens, SC

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