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Charles Eugene Shipley

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“Sharing a Bud and my Cutty with him over the years in Albuquerque, Marshall and on our vacations. Many fun times ”
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“Having a Bud and my Cutty with him! ”
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Charles was born on June 5, 1934 and passed away in October 2019.

Charles was a resident of North Carolina at the time of passing.

He received his Master's degree from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque in 1973, and worked at Sandia National Laboratories for 31 years.

Gene was also a Navy veteran who served in the Korean War.

His funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in First Baptist Church Weaverville. Burial will follow in Bowman-Rector Cemetery, Marshall. The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, October 7, 2019 at West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Avenue, Weaverville; where the body will remain until placed in the church one hour prior to the funeral.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the re-elect Donald Trump campaign - just kidding, but he did love Donald Trump.