William Johnny Shelton

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Age 88, Stanley, Va.

William Johnny Shelton, 88, of Stanley, Va., passed away August 16, 2021, at Sentara RMH Medical Center. He was born July 6, 1933, in Kingsport, Tennessee and was the son of the late William C. and Nellie Adkins Shelton.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Walter Shelton and David Shelton.

Bill was an over-the-road truck driver for many years and a member of Battle Creek Pentecostal Church.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Lee (Sours) Shelton; two sons, two daughters; three step-daughters, Pam Cook, Robin Moyer and husband, Greg, and Jackie McCoy and husband, Steve, all of Luray; brother, Carl Shelton of Fall Branch, Tennessee. He is also survived by nine step-grandchildren, including Ashley Summers and Amanda “Mandy” Cook who were raised in the home for several years; seven step-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Battle Creek Pentecostal Church in Stanley with Pastor Johnny Clemens officiating.

Arrangements are being handled by the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton, Va.

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