Betty Shipman of Newnan

Mrs. Betty Shipman of Newnan passed away August 20, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her son, Mike Matthews and is survived by her husband, Sam Shipman of Newnan; son, Ken Matthews and his wife Susie of Tyrone; step-son, Wayne Shipman and his wife Chrissy of Monroe; sister, Joyce Hicks and her husband Lee of Jackson; brother, Bill Sanders and his wife Virginia of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Michael Matthews; Christopher Matthews; Ashley Ransom; Nick Matthews; step-grandchildren, Lindsey Shipman, Lera Shipman, Lucas Shipman; great grandchildren, Ivy Matthews; Alexander Ransom and step-great grandchild, Aurora Ransom.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home with Pastor Greg Mallett and Dr. Jimmy Dupree officiating. Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.