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Paul David Shelton
October 5, 1942 -
January 19, 2024

Visitation

January 24, 2024
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Service 

January 24, 2024
2:00 PM

Interment

January 24, 2024
Obituary

Funeral service for Paul David Shelton, Sr., age 81, of Fayetteville, TN, will be held at 2 PM on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at Higgins Funeral Home, with Bro. Eddie Graves officiating. Burial will follow in the Lincoln Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 11 AM until the time of service at Higgins Funeral Home.

Paul was born on October 5, 1942, at home in Lincoln County, TN, to the late George Hamilton Shelton and Mary Jane Pickett Shelton. Mr. Shelton was a 1960 graduate of Central High School and a member of the Vanntown Baptist Church. He worked for United Circuits (formerly Twin Tech). Paul owned and operated Paul Shelton Stable training and riding Harness Racing Horses. He passed away on January 19, 2024, at his residence.

Survivors include his children, Bill (Robin) Shelton, Diane (Rick) Tate, Denise (Wayne) Roland, P.D. (Londa) Shelton; grandchildren, George Shelton, Traci Shelton, Jenni Collins (Trent Brown), Ryan (Candace) Tate, Travis (Julie) Tate, Christi (Matt) Haney, Kelsey (Jeremy) Taylor, Phil (DeWayna) Shelton, Callie (Jordan) Hedges, Jamie Russell (fiancé, Matt Tucker), Kayla (Nick) Sutton, and Logan Hipp; 18 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Ann Wolaver Shelton.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial Processing, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Paul David Shelton, Sr.

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5 Comments

  1. Steve Woodard

    Praying for God’s comfort for your your family. Great man.

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  2. Kay Honey

    Dear Shelton Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort. Anthony & Kay Honey

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  3. Kim Halcomb Cowart

    Bill, Robin, PD & family
    Sorry to hear of your loss. May you find peace with all the many memories you have of your dad. May God comfort you.

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  4. Regina & Martha Shelton

    We both are so sorry of the loss.

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  5. Betty Koonce

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the families of Mr. Paul. He will be breaking track records in heaven with his beloved horses.

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5 Comments

  1. Steve Woodard

    Praying for God’s comfort for your your family. Great man.

    Reply
  2. Kay Honey

    Dear Shelton Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort. Anthony & Kay Honey

    Reply
  3. Kim Halcomb Cowart

    Bill, Robin, PD & family
    Sorry to hear of your loss. May you find peace with all the many memories you have of your dad. May God comfort you.

    Reply
  4. Regina & Martha Shelton

    We both are so sorry of the loss.

    Reply
  5. Betty Koonce

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the families of Mr. Paul. He will be breaking track records in heaven with his beloved horses.

    Reply

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