Ray Lamond Shubert, 85, resident of Hillcrest Drive, widower of Rebecca Cunningham Shubert, died Thursday, July 6, 2017 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Born in Baldwin, GA, July 29, 1931, he was a son of the late A.G. and Ina Simmons Shubert. He was a retired US Navy Veteran, having served in Vietnam, Hawaii, Japan, Canton Islands, Fiji, Philippines, New Zealand, Australia, Antarctic, Iceland, Alaska and Scotland. After his military service, Mr. Shubert was employed by the South Carolina Department of Transportation retiring in 1997 after 22 years with the department.
A member and former Deacon of Woodfields Baptist Church, he was also a member of the Jack Sizemore Sunday School Class.
Surviving are his two children, Dianne Dywan and husband Andy of Ninety Six and James Carl Shubert and wife Alison of Simpsonville; three grandchildren, Grayson McKinney Shubert, Jackson Reese Shubert and Campbell Elizabeth Shubert, all of Simpsonville and his dog, “Jesse”.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Monday at Woodfields Baptist Church with Dr. Robert Miller, Rev. Chuck Sprouse and Rev. Ben Hjalmer officiating.
Burial with Military Honors will be in Oakbrook Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Tim Dillard, Rhett Hancock, Eddie Brown, Jimmy Burton, Don Moore and Gary Brissie.
Honorary escort will be members of the Jack Sizemore Sunday School Class.
The family will receive friends at Woodfields Baptist Church from 12:30 to 2:00 Monday afternoon.
Memorials may be made to the Greenwood County Office of Veterans Affairs, 106 Main Street North, Greenwood, SC 29646.
For online condolences visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Shubert family.