Shipman, Mrs. Rena Lee, 102, a resident of Montgomery, AL, departed this life Sunday, November 11, 2012. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 1:00 PM from Bethany Seventh Day Adventist Church with Pastor Jeffery Watson, officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Serenity Gardens with Ross-Clayton Funeral Home, Inc., directing. Mrs. Shipman will lie in repose at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. She was preceded in death by her parents, Berry and Alice Knox; her husband, Ralph Shipman, Sr.; one son, Errol Shipman; two brothers and one sister. She leaves many, many precious memories of her love, affection and delicious meal planning to her devoted and dedicated children, Ralph, Jr. (Pamela) Shipman, Las Vegas, NV, James Berry (Martha) Shipman and Gwendolyn Carter, both of Montgomery, AL; four grandchildren, Bradford Carter, Los Angeles, CA, Valencia (Rodney) McIntyre, Sylacauga, AL, Karla Simpson, Montgomery, AL and Sherie Shipman, of CA; five step-grandchildren, Timothy (Diane) Calhoun, Windsor, CA, Tinika Deering, Castleberry, FL, Stephanie (Pero) Hodge, Cussetta, AL, LaGayle (Sheldon) Bliss, Fayetteville, GA, Carmen (Samuel) Jones, Wetumpka, AL; ten great grandchildren, and a host of cousins and friends.