Jay Shipley

Jay Barker Shipley

Thursday, May 21st, 1925 - Friday, February 21st, 2020
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Grant City, Missouri

Jay Barker Shipley, age 94, Grant City, Missouri died Friday, February 21, 2020 at the Mosaic Medical Center, Albany, Missouri.

Jay was born May 21, 1925 at the family home in Isadora, Missouri. He was the son of the late Ivor and Edna (Barker) Shipley.

Jay attended and graduated from Grant City High School in Grant City.

He was united in marriage to Ilene Nicholson on May 21, 1950 in Maryville, Missouri. To this union two boys were born Dale and John. Jay and Ilene spent most of their married life in Isadora, where they were engaged in farming.

Jay was of the Christian Faith and attended church regularly.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Ilene (2014), two brothers, Kelton and Neil Shipley and two sisters, Leota Batt and Maxine Wheatly.

Jay’s survivors include two sons, John R. (Martha) Shipley, St. Joseph, Missouri, Dale E. Shipley, Kansas City, Missouri, seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren and his companion Donna Nickason, Grant City.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at the Andrews-Hann Funeral Home in Grant City. Burial will be in the Grant City Cemetery, Grant City. Memorial: Grant City Cemetery c/o Rebecca Summers, 30644 170th Road, Grant City, MO 64456.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 | 10:30am
    Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 10:30am
    Andrews-Hann Funeral Home
    416 South Front Street
    GRANT CITY, MO 64456
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Pastor Bill Farrens
  • Interment

    Grant City Cemetery
    State Highway 46
    GRANT CITY, MO 64456
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Norman and Lois Nicholson

Posted at 10:24pm
Sincere sympathy to John & Dale and families from Norm& Lois Nicholson, Lynn & Licha Nicholson, and Eric Nicholson. Uncle Jay was a good man, husband, father, and cattle man/farmer. Fond memories of family get togethers. He will be remembered allways in our hearts. 💕 So sorry none of us can be present. 402-300-1162 Norm's cell. John, orDale, & Marilyn, Cindy or Mike Please text or call. We want to stay in touch! Much LOVE NORM🌹💗

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