Larry Winston Shiver

Published 8:32 pm Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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Larry Winston Shiver, 78, of Robinsonville, passed on Oct. 1, 2019, in Robinsonville.

He was born on Jan. 5, 1941, to the late John Jefferson Shiver Sr. and Orba Lee Rhodes Shiver. He was a 1959 graduate of Escambia County High School, attended Auburn University and served in United States Air Force. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and a member of Carney Masonic Lodge in Atmore.

He is preceded in death by his parents, siblings John J. Shiver Jr; Louie M. Shiver, Charles E. Shiver, Hellon Hudson, Dorothy “Dot” Whalin and Charlene Quick.

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He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Willie Mae Philyaw Shiver; his daughter, Lee (Chuck) Walker, all of Robinsonville; two grandchildren, Blake (Sybil) Walker of Silverhill and Clay Walker of Robinsonville; and four great-grandchildren, Braiden, Bryson, Evelyn and Charlotte “Charleigh” Walker.

Funeral services were held Oct. 4, 2019 at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Ricky Tedder officiating. Burial followed in Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery with Masonic Honors.

Visitation was held Oct. 3, 2019 from the Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers were Chuck Walker, Blake Walker, Clay Walker, Brandon Smith, Glenn Sharpless and Allen Sharpless.

Honorary pallbearers were Jeff Shiver, David Smith, Jim Staff, Murray Johnson, Leo Kent, Leo Amerson, Billy Gates and Webb Nall.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.