Brooks & White
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Roxboro, NC, 27573
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William Lewis Shropshire
October 01, 1921 - May 28, 2019
Born in Cumberland County, NJ
Resided in Person County, NC
William Lewis Shropshire, (Bill) 97, a WWII Veteran, of Roxboro, NC died at home on May 28, 2019. Born in Port Norris, New Jersey, he was the son of the late William M. Shropshire and Mary Hoffman Shropshire. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Mildred Demaris Shropshire, two brothers: James (Jim) Shropshire and Charles (Charlie) Shropshire.

Surviving are his son, William L. Shropshire (Mary) of Vineland, NJ and his daughter, Carol Shropshire Rogers (Stanley) of Roxboro, NC whom he has resided with for the past five years; four grandchildren: William L. Shropshire III (Jessica) of Atco, NJ, Rachelle Rogers Foushee (Greg) of Timberlake, Amy Shropshire Rogers (Pete) of Vineland, NJ and Steven Shropshire Rogers (Heather) of Blowing Rock; seven great-grandchildren: Savannah Rogers, Zachary Foushee, Kylee Forcinito, Charleston Foushee, Madison Foushee, Harper Shropshire and Calloway Rogers; two sisters: Mary Leah Shropshire Ware (Curt) and Elma Lou Shropshire Paynter.

Memorial service will be held at a later date in Cedarville, New Jersey.