Funeral services for Mr. Bobby Fred Shelton age 78 of Kelso, will be conducted Friday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Parks officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens.
A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late James Homer and Mary Annie Ruth Reynolds Shelton, Mr. Shelton was a retired Railroad worker and farmer.
Survivors include his granddaughter Alannah Lively and husband Josh of Huntsville, AL. sister Mildred Franklin and husband Bob , aunt Lyda Williams, and nephews Randy Waller, Barry May and wife Tonya and there children Alyssa and Kaylee May and Charles and Andrew Brown all of Kelso, close friend Mike McNeal. Mr Shelton was preceded in death by his wife Jackie Shelton and step daughter Wendy Wilson.
Visitation with the family will be Thursday evening from 5 until 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Lincoln County Future Farmers of America. Please send memorials to
Lincoln County FFA care of Lincoln County High School, 1233 Huntsville Highway, Fayetteville, TN 37334