We celebrate the life and memory of Mr. Eddie O'Neal Shellman, Sr. whose death occurred on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at St. Joseph's Hospital.
He was a native of Savannah, GA and attended the public schools of Chatham County. He was a graduate of Sophronia M. Tompkins High School Class of 1971.
He retired from The Landing Corp as one of the first black head mechanic after many years of service.
Eddie was preceded in death by his parents, John Henry Shellman, Sr. and Belle Brown Shellman, a son, Lt. Brian Shellman, and sister, Stella Shellman Jones.
Eddie leaves behind, his wife, Cathy Lattimore Shellman, sons, Eddie O. Shellman, Jr. (Samantha) of Conyers, GA, David Shellman of Savannah, GA, daughter, Latasha Bennett of Savannah, GA , sisters, Margie Terrell of Dallas, TX, Elizabeth McDaniels of Atlanta, GA, brothers, John Henry (Diane) Shellman, Jr., Eugene Shellman, Van Shellman all of Savannah, GA, Clifford Tony Shellman (Joyce) of Beaufort, SC, daughter-in-law, Sheri Shellman of Savannah, GA, two step-children, Latesha McBride and Tabu S. McBride both of Savannah, GA , a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 22, 2019 at St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church
418 Lexcie & Mary Aiken Way (W. 38th St.)
Savannah, GA 31401
Interment ~ Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery (Ellabell, GA)
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