On June 1st, 1946 he united in marriage with, Rena Pearl Jordan Shelton who passed away November 15th 2015. To this 69 year union one daughter survives, Eleanor and her husband Barry Reynolds of Campbellsville, Kentucky.
Bro. George was the last surviving member of the George and Ila Shelton family. He is preceded in death by his siblings: Elizabeth Caylor, Aileen Dabney, Lafayette Shelton and an infant brother, James Shelton.
Bro. Shelton had accepted Christ as his Savior as a young man. His walk with the Lord led him into a special call of the God and he surrender into the Ministry, a call he remained faithful in throughout his life. He and Rena were beloved members of the Monticello First Baptist Church.
Visitation is Wednesday, 5 to 9 P.M. at the Funeral Home
Funeral Service is Thursday, 1 P.M. at First Baptist Church
Interment in Elk Spring Cemetery
Hickey & Son Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.