Eric Wainscott


Eric Lee Wainscott, 43 passed away Saturday May 30th at the James L. West Alzheimer (Hospice) Center in Forth Worth, TX. He was born to Fred Wainscott and Cathy (Smiley) Pittman in Shelbyville In.

He married Michelle (Green) Wainscott on June 7th, 2017 and she survives.

He was preceded in death by his mother; a son, Christian Allen Lee Wainscott; and a grandson, Stephen Kortepeter.

He is survived by his father Fred (wife Rita) Wainscott of Shelbyville. Brothers: Greg ( wife Sue) Wainscott of Cloverdale, In and Mike Wainscott of Stimpfach, Germany. Sister Tessa Wainscott of Shelbyville. Daughters: Skyann (husband Tommy) York, and Sarah O’dell (Brice Denny) of Shelbyville; Sheyanne O’dell of Springtown, TX. Sons: Joshua Wainscott (Stephanie Ross) and Mackenzie Wainscott (Gabrielle Boyd) of Shelbyville; Braden Wainscott and Xavier Wainscott of Texas. Grandchildren: Sereniti, Melissa, Andrew, T.J., Adulynn, Adilynn, Oliver, Roman (born 6-2-2020), Avionna (born 6-12-2020) and Arobella (due 8-15-2020).

Eric lived in Shelby County the majority of his life attending SHS and Triton. He loved cars, car shows and cooking. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

A celebration of life will be at the Manilla Lion’s club on Sunday July 12th at 3 pm. Feel free to wear your Cowboys, Steelers or Raiders gear as he was a life long fan of all three.