Lois Aileen Shiplet, 82, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, died on Monday, May 7, 2012, in a health care facility.
She moved here from Somerset, Ky., to the North Georgia area in 1996.
Mrs. Shiplet was preceded in death by her husband, Lonnie Shiplet.
Survivors are her son, Samuel Ryon, Ringgold; daughter, Diann Coots, Ringgold; brother, Jimmy Owens, Ringgold; sisters, Justeen Ellis, Ringgold, Norma Grimes, Alabama; grandchildren, Jeff Ryon, Angela Benson, Brian Hutton; five great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Joey Kelly officiating. Interment will be in Anderson Memorial Gardens.
The family would like to give special thanks to Rosewood Assisting Living and the staff of Parkside Nursing Home for the love and care given to Mrs. Shiplet.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8, at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.