Lois Winona Shipley September 26, 1926 – December 18, 2015

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Lois Winona (Akers) Shipley was born on her grandparents’ farm in Villa Grove, Illinois on September 26, 1926. She passed away in Bedford, Texas, on December 18, 2015, at age 89. Lois married Hubert “Al” Shipley on May 5, 1946.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Hubert Alvie Shipley Jr.; her father, O.M. Akers and her mother, Irene McCommas; son, Walter Shipley; and grandson, Matthew Shipley.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Hand & family of Grand Prairie, Texas, son, Lloyd Shipley & family of Bedford, Texas, and grandson, Bert Shipley & family of Irving, Texas.

Lois was a dedicated wife, Christian, and loving grandmother.

jaynesVisitation with the family is 2-4 pm, Sunday, December 20, 2015, at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville.

Committal services are 11:15 am, Wednesday, December 23, at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.