John Andrew Shipp

Mr. John Andrew "Andy" Shipp, 51, died Monday March 25, 2013 at Shands Lake Shore Hospital after an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his mother Doris Tyre, and one sister Rose Marie Shipp. He was a lifelong resident of Lake City and of the Baptist faith he enjoyed boat riding and playing in the mud.
He is survived by his wife of seventeen years Joyann Shipp Lake City, FL; his father John Bell Shipp, Jr. Lake City, FL; three sons John Andrew Shipp, Jr. (Jessica) Deep Creek, FL; Brian Matthew Ship, Lake City, FL; and Patrick Duane Harter (Heather) Lake City, FL; one daughter Cassy Font, Lake City, FL; four brothers Mike Shipp (Donna) Wellborn, FL; Steve Shipp (Heidi) Ocala, FL; Justin Shipp Lake City, FL; Samuel Shipp (Tiffany Floyd) Lake City, FL; One sister Pamela Rose Shipp Lake City, FL; his mother in law Patty Brown Lake City, FL; nine grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews also survive.
Graveside funeral services will be conducted Friday March 29, 2013 at the Williamson-Tyre Cemetery at 2:00 P.M. with the Reverend Jim Steele officiating. Visitation with the family will be held one hour prior to service time at the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home.
Dees-Parish Family Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements 458 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL 32025. Please sign guess book at

Funeral Home

Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home
458 S Marion Ave. Lake City, FL 32025

Published in Lake City Reporter on Mar. 27, 2013