Mr. Wilbur McKinley (Kenny) Shipman was born April 28th, 1951 in Conway, SC to the late McKinley (Mack) and Elretta Gasque Shipman, He entered into eternal rest on April 20th, 2021. Kenny spent most of his adult life in Paterson, NJ where he met and married Mary Lide, who preceded him in death. Kenny worked for various companies throughout his adult life until his health failed and he was no longer able to work. Kenny leaves to cherish his memories: 6 children, 21 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. 2 sisters, Doris Smalls (William) of Conway, Delores Reid of Conway, 1 brother Adam Long of Tabor city, NC. 2 Sister-in-laws, Mamie Allen of Paterson, NJ and Ceilia Cook also of Paterson, NJ. One brother –in- law Alonzo Lide (Yvonne). He also leaves a host of other relatives to cherish his memories.
The Funeral Will be held 11AM May 8, 2021 at Mt Rona Cemetery in Loris,SC
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