Obituaries: Ellen Farra Woodson Shipley

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Ellen Farra Woodson Shipley of Madison died November 12, 2013. She was born July 1, 1929 in Bell County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Edwin D. Woodson. She graduated from Sayre College in Lexington, Kentucky as Salutatorian. She also graduated from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta with a B.S. in education. Her career was spent as a Probation Officer at the Fulton County Juvenile Court in Atlanta. Her husband and oldest son preceded her in death. She is survived by one son, Edwin W. Shipley of Madison. A graveside service was held at Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Springfield, Kentucky conducted by Carey Funeral Home.

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