David L. Shinn, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2018 surrounded by his family, succumbed to Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
The loving husband of Barbara for 56 years; brother of Stephen; father of Lee Ann Pack (John), David, Jr (Kim) and Debra Rivera (Angel); grandfather of Meagan, Levi, Elijah Pack, Maria Rivera, Mateo Rivera and Marisol Rivera. The friend of too many to count and will be well-remembered.
In 1956 David proudly became a tin can sailor while serving his country with the U.S. Navy. He loved his Lord as a Seventh Day Adventist for over 50 years and was a member of the Chattanooga First Seventh Day Adventist Church.
David served the Lord as a literature evangelist for many years and retired from the insurance industry. He was proud of his West Virginia roots, his beloved Pittsburgh Pirates, Steelers and Penguins. David “was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith, and many people were brought to the Lord.”
A graveside service will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 in the Chattanooga National Cemetery, 1200 Bailey Ave.
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Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.