Russell Dean Shipman, 81, of McAlester, died on April 17, 2018, at Jack C. Montogmery V.A. Medical Center in Muskogee.
The memorial and an inurnment services are set for Monday, May 14, at 1 p.m. at Fort Gibson National Cemetery. Chaplain Brandy Bennett will be the officiant and the United States Army will provide Military Honors.
Mr. Shipman was born on October 13, 1936, in Durant. His parents were Roy and Lenora (Smith) Shipman.
He is survived by a daughter, Kim Henneck, of McAlester. Two granddaughters, Stacie Kihlstrom and Katie Slayton. Arrangements are under the direction of Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.
Published on May 12, 2018