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Phillip Green Shackelford

Phillip Green Shackelford
  • April 17, 1921 - September 2, 2020
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

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“Mr and Mrs Shackelford were like a second mom and dad to me during my high school days in Mt. Pleasant with my best friend their daughter Darlene and...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Molly McCarthy - Valencia, CA

“Flip - I am so sorry for your loss. I did not know your father, but judging by what has been written about him, he must have been an outstanding man...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Charlie Lawrimore - Moncks Corner, SC

“We were saddened to see that Mr. Shackelford has passed away. He was a gentle and quiet man, full of good cheer, who made everyone feel better just...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Philip, Harriet, Mary and Sallie Lawrence - SC

“My heart goes out to you Flip. Praying for y'all during this loss. Love you. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kim Mills - Goose Creek, SC

“My deepest condolences to the Shackelford family. May he rest in eternal, lasting peace. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Jessica Wooton - Moncks Corner, SC

“Saddened to hear the news. He was well-loved! ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Steve Miller - Family Friend

“Flip and family, my prayers and hugs to your family. Please hold onto all the beautiful good memories. I wish I could be there to give you a huge hug...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Brenda Irving - Portland, OR

“I recall with fondness, joy, and gratitude the love and kind hospitality of your parents Phillip and Sarah during those years Derek and I were at The...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Richard Hodges - Winnsboro, SC

“My heart knows that Phillip and Sarah are together again, sharing memories of their wonderful life and sweet stories of each of you their precious...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Fay McKay - Charleston, SC

“Darlene, I'm so sorry to read of your dad's passing. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love you!!Ann Campbell ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Ann Campbell - Layton, UT

“Flip.....very sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad, but wow....99 years! I had not seen your parents for so many years, but have some funny...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Jimmy Plair

“Prayers and Peace sent your way Darlene. I'm sorry for your loss. Mom & Dad are still with me in McClellanville. Love to you all. Lynn. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Lynn Ward - McClellanville, SC


Air Force

Phillip Green Shackelford, 99, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, September 2, 2020. A private graveside service with military honors will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, September 5, 2020, at Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens, 1308 Mathis Ferry Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Phillip was born April 17, 1921 in Atlanta, Georgia, son of the late Austin Shackelford and Grace Maver Finch Shackelford.

Phillip was preceded in death by his wife of 71 years, Sarah C. Shackelford. He is survived by daughters: Rebecca Sigmon (Lee) of Leawood, KS and Darlene S. Poston (Derek) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; son, Phillip G. Shackelford (Teresa) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; granddaughter, Sarah Kathleen Shackelford of Mt. Pleasant, SC, five grandsons: Reid Sigmon of Knoxville, TN, Christopher Poston (Varity) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, David Aja-Sigmon (Vanessa) of Brooklyn, NY, Keith Poston (Carla) of McClellanville, SC, and Phillip Sigmon (Casey) of Weston, MO; ten great-grandchildren; and a great great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Roper Hospice, 1483 Tobias Gadson Blvd., Suite 208, Charleston, SC 29407.