Edith Shippy, 85, of Everett, died Jan. 11, 1980, in a local nursing home.
Mrs. Shippy was born June 24, 1894, in South Dakota and had resided in the Everett area since 1936. She was a member of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
She leaves her husband, Joseph; sons, Ray Smith and Percy Smith, both of Everett; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; step-sons, Paul and Frank Shippy both of California. Her son, Presley A. Smith, preceded her in death in 1964.
At her request there will be no immediate services.
Memorial services will be held later.
Arrangements under direction of Purdy and Walters with Cassidy Funeral Home.
Source: Everett herald (Everett, Wash.). 88th year, no. 11 (Jan. 12, 1980), p. 3C, Edith Shippy.