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Valorie Sue Shipman
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Valorie Sue Patterson Shipman, age 61, of Acworth, GA, formerly of Douglasville, GA, passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017. She was born February 14, 1956 in Atlanta, GA, daughter of the late Jesse James Patterson and the late Ellen Louise Martin Patterson. Valorie worked for Saddle Creek Corporation and also worked for the Douglas County Board of Education in Custodial Services. She was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, Douglasville, GA.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence William Shipman on March 5, 2017, and her sister, Sandra Sellers.
Valorie is survived by her daughters; April Ann & Tice Lee Lancer II of Acworth, and Deeanna & David Fry of Waco; grandchildren, Tate Fry and Alli Fry; sisters, Mandy Shipman, Jefferson, GA, Rose Thomas, Douglasville, GA, and Juanita Steward, Newnan, GA; brothers, Lawrence & Cheryl Patterson, Land O’ Lakes, FL, James Patterson, Douglasville, GA, Walter Patterson, Cedar Bluff, AL, and Steve Patterson, Austell, GA.
A Funeral Service will be held at Hightower’s Memorial Chapel on Saturday, September 30, at 2:00 PM with Reverend Mike Powers and Reverend Randy Shirley officiating. Interment will follow in Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery. Tony Lee, Wayne Payne, Gene Stewart, Brian Gibson, Carl Bryson, and Richard Pettis will serve as Pallbearers.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, September 29, from 4:00 PM until 9:00 PM.

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4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

12651 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134





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Hightower's Memorial Chapel

12651 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134


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