2013-11-07 / Obituaries

Paul D. Shives Hancock, 69

Paul D. Shives, 69, Hancock, died Friday, November 1, 2013, at Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pa.

Born July 12, 1944, in Hancock, he was the son of the late William Leroy and Mary Virginia Kelly Shives, and the husband of Doris Marlene Clingerman Shives, whom he married March 12, 1971, and who died November 12, 2010.

He had been employed as an assembler for Fleetwood Industries, formerly in Hancock.

He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion, in Hancock, and a member of Faith Assembly of God Church, in Warfordsburg.

He is survived by two daughters: Paula Wertz, of Warfordsburg, and Britnie Shields, of Cumberland, Md.; one son, Paul Shives Jr., of Savannah, Ga.; one sister, Ruth Ritz, of Warfordsburg; five brothers: Larry Shives, of Warfordsburg; Jimmy Shives and Gary Shives, both of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; Kenny Shives and Denny Shives, both of Hancock; four grandchildren; and one greatgrandson.

He was preceded in death by one son, David Scott Shives; one daughter, Melissa Ann Butterbaugh; and two brothers: Bobby Shives and Ronnie Shives.

Services were held Tuesday, November 5, at 1 p.m., at Faith Assembly of God Church, Warfordsburg. Rev. Delmas Bard officiated. Burial was in Pleasant Grove Christian Cemetery, Warfordsburg.

Memorial contributions, in his name, may be made to the Grove Funeral Home, 141 West Main Street, Hancock, MD 21750-0368, to help defray the funeral expenses.

Grove Funeral Home in Hancock was in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences at www.grovefh.com

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