Carol Jean Shipley was born March 5, 1934 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The only child of Willis M. and Pearle G. Ansell. She graduated from Will Rogers High School and attended Tulsa University.
She has been a resident of Norman since 1959 and was a member of First Presbyterian Church where she served as a Deacon and coordinator of the church thrift shop.
She is survived by 5 children - Christopher Boyd and his wife Lynette of California, Lynn and her husband Tim Boyce of Blanchard, Douglas Boyd of Norman, Tracey and her husband Rick Bewley of Oklahoma CIty, and Kevin Boyd and his wife Leanna of Norman; 2 step daughters - Ann Heard and Gail Shipley; 4 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bobby M. Shipley, her parents and one grandson.
Services will be held Thursday, December 7 at First Presbyterian Church of Norman.
Published on December 4, 2017