Fielding V. Shockley

Lewisburg-Fielding V. Shockley, 86, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at his residence in Lewisburg.

Born June 3, 1930, in Wythe County, VA, he was a son of the late Marion V. and Vada Hallie Sutphin Shockley.

Mr. Shockley was an Army Veteran, a member of Lewisburg Baptist Church, a retired technician with Sears for over 29 years and after retiring, owned and operated Shockley’s Appliance Service.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Colleen Smith and a brother, Melvin Shockley.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Geneva M. Phillips Shockley; daughter, Kimberly May of Fairlea; sons, Stephen Shockley of Organ Cave and Wayne Shockley and wife Kim of Lewisburg; grandchildren, Travis Shockley, Amanda Shockley, Justin Shockley, Marcus Shockley and Tamranne May; great-grandchildren, Hydie Adkinson, Adrianna Shockley, Chloe Shockley, Adalie Shockley, Skyler Shockley and Austin Shockley; sisters, Velma Walters and Merry Stoots both of Pulaski, VA; and brother, Sherman Shockley of Ohio.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 19, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg, with Pastor Jonathan Comer officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Greenbrier Memorial Gardens in Lewisburg.

Visitation will be held Saturday, June 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home in Lewisburg.

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