NEWPORT NEWS - Mary Holloway Shelton, 88, a Purdy, Va., native died Sunday, April 18, 2010.
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She was the widow of William L. Shelton and was also preceded in death by her stepson, William L. Shelton Jr.; two brothers, George Holloway and Woodrow Holloway; sister, Virginia Lyzotte; and a nephew, Corky Holloway.
Survivors include a stepdaughter, Margaret Shelton Ricks; brother, Casper Holloway; sister, Dorothy Doyle; six nieces and nephews; five step-grandchildren; nine step-great-grandchildren and nine step-great-great-grandchildren. Mrs.
Shelton was a resident of Newport News for more than 45 years and was a member of Parkview Methodist Church in Newport News. The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 22, 2010, at Owen Funeral Home, 303 S. Halifax Rd., Jarratt, Va., with interment to follow at Grace Anglican Church Cemetery in Purdy. The family will receive friends prior to the service 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.
Published in Daily Press from Apr. 21 to Apr. 22, 2010