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Fred Arnold Shetters

May 11, 1945 ~ February 26, 2022 (age 76)

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Watson-North Funeral Home is honored to be of service and ministry to the family of Fred Arnold Shetters, age 76 of Decherd. Mr. Shetters passed away in the early afternoon hours of Saturday February 26, 2022 at his home, surrounded by his devoted wife and family.  A native of Chattanooga, he had made his home in Decherd most of his life.  He was a self-made man, making a living as a carpenter for many years.  His talent and craftsmanship in the trade was second to none as was his devotion to his family and his generosity to all who knew him.  Mr. Shetters is preceded in death by his mother, Lois Mosley Shetters and his father, Henry Shetters.  Also preceding him in death are his sisters, Gail Stephens and Linda Harper along with brothers, Johnny, William, Albert and Donald Shetters.  His is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Karen Shetters of Decherd.  Also surviving are his children, Sybil (Jack) Bishop of Estill Springs, Sarah Jane Dunn of Keith Springs, Jeffrey Shetters of Winchester, Cindy (Chris) Clark of Winchester, Wendy (Stephen) Rutherford of Decherd, a very special adopted grandson, Jeremy (Amberly) Shetters of Winchester, Brittany (Chris) Darnell of Pulaski, and Scotty Owens of Decherd; sister, Martha(Jimmy) Sherrill of Decherd.  He also leaves a legacy of 16 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren 3 great-great-grandchildren.  The family will receive friends at Watson-North Funeral Home Tuesday March 1, 2022 between the hours of 5 and 8 p.m.  The funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday March 2, 2022 from the Roy B. Watson Chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home with Bro. Pat Magouirk of the Decherd Mission Church officiating. Interment will be at Owens Chapel Cemetery.  Serving as pallbearers will be John Edwards. Ralph Edwards, Pete Clark, Keith Neal, B. J. Denby and Curtis Tidwell.  Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Caleb Brewer and Trent Brewer.  Online condolences may be sent to


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March 1, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Watson-North FuneralHome
405 Sharp Springs Road
Winchester, TN 37398

Funeral Service
March 2, 2022

1:00 PM
Watson-North Funeral Home
405 Sharp Springs Road
Winchester, TN 37398

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