Norma Beatrice Shelton, age 96, 1624 Highway 352, Flag Pond, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014 in the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital following a lengthy illness. Ms. Shelton was a daughter of the late James Anderson and Muncie Shelton and she had lived in Unicoi County most of her life. She was a homemak er. Ms. Shelton attended the Sweetwater Church of God. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by six brothers and one sister.
Ms. Shelton is survived by two sons, Jerry Dean Shelton and wife, Bernice of Marshall, North Carolina; and Dennis E. Shelton and wife, Patricia of Greeneville; one sister, Mavis Williams of Flag Pond; two grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 P. M. to 7:00 P. M. Monday at the Robert Ledford Funeral Home with Reverend Craig Shelton officiating at the 7:00 P. M. service. A special nephew, Warren Shelton will serve as honorary pallbearer and active pallbearers will be nephews and friends. Graveside service will be held at 11:00 A. M. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in the Greene Lawn Memory Gardens, Asheville Highway, Greeneville.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Shelton family. (423) 743-1380.