Freddie Lee Shipman

Celebration of the life and legacy of Freddie Lee Shipman

Freddie Shipman, 79, of South Haven, Michigan passed away on Friday, July 22, 2022 at home.

Freddie was born January 8, 1943 in Banks, Alabama to Thrist and Fanny (Woods) Shipman. Freddie graduated from Academy High School in Troy, Alabama. He worked for Klett trucking industry for over 40 years. He loved people and had a lot of fun during family gatherings. Freddie attended church until his death and he loved to listen to old school music.

Freddie is survived by his four children – Freddie Lee DeWitt, Lolletta Daniels, Shawn, and Lamonte. He is also survived by six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, two siblings – Dora Draughn and Nellie Ruth McClain, 2 adopted siblings – RT Whitmore and Susie Whitmore. He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends that will miss him dearly.

Freddie is preceded in death by his parents – Thirst and Fanny Lou (Woods), Siblings – Marha Rean Williams, Betty Jean Jackson, Hilden Shipman, Margaret Coffee, and Thomas Henry Shipman.

Celebration of the life and legacy of Freddie Lee Shipman will be held at a later date.

Posted On: Thursday, August 4, 2022 2:42 PM