William Harold Shuptrine Jr., 78, died on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in hospice care in Atlanta after an extended illness.
A former resident of Dalton, he graduated McCallie School in Chattanooga, Emory University and Yale Divinity School.
He is survived by brothers Dick (Sandy) of Jackson Hole, Wyo., and Al (Cindy) of Jacksonville, Fla., and grandnephews and nieces. John Evans was a caring life companion.
The deceased requested cremation. Bedside prayers with loved ones occurred.
He was predeceased by his parents, William Harold and Elwyn (nee Bryson) of Valley Drive.
Southern Cremation and Funerals at Cheatham Hill Memorial Park, Marietta, is in charge of arrangements; (770) 424-1111.
Published on May 20, 2017