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Mary Shelton

February 13, 1944 ~ September 26, 2021 (age 77)

Obituary

Sister Mary W. Shelton was born February 13, 1944 to the late Eugene and Lula Bell Watters.

She confessed Christ at an early age and joined Oak Grove  Augustine Baptist Church Suttles, Alabama.  She served faithfully until her health failed.

She was united in holy matrimony to the late Howard Shelton, Sr. To the union six children were born  Preceded her in death. one son, Wilbur Shelton; two  brother Johnnie Watters, and  Eugene Watters, Jr.; three sisters, Leola Johnson, Sara Watson, and   Lizzie Billingsley.

She departed her life at her home on September 26, 2021.  She will be remembered by many.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories two daughters, Clementine (Bernard) Tarver; Cindy (Alfred) Beal of Selma, Alabama;  Three sons, Bobby  (Shelia) Shelton; Howard  Shelton, Jr. of Atlanta, Georgia;  Clarence Shelton of Selma, Alabama; one sister, Emma Simpson of Selma, Alabama; three half brothers, four half sisters, sixteen grandchildren, nineteen  great-grandchildren, several brothers –in-laws and sister-in-laws and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

 

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Services

Viewing
Friday
October 1, 2021

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Melvin Miller Funeral Service
302 Pickens St
Marion, Alabama 36756

Celebration of Life
Saturday
October 2, 2021

12:00 PM
Oak Grove Augustine
3267 Co. Rd 6
Selma, AL 36701

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
October 2, 2021

Oak Grove Augustine
3267 Co. Rd 6
Selma, AL 36701

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