Richard Shelley

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Richard Atkins Shelley, 68, of Falmouth, died Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 at his home.
He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio Aug. 2, 1949 and was the son of Rebecca Atkins Shelley and the late Richard Dale Shelley.
He worked with various community outreach programs, along with being a member of the Falmouth Rotary Club, the Plum Creek Christian Church and an Eagle Scout. He received his master's in education from Miami Ohio University and in 1985, he was awarded the Stella A. Edwards special education teacher of the year in the state of Kentucky. He also was the owner and senior financial advisor for Shelley Financial Group in Dry Ridge.
In addition to his mother, survivors include his wife, Dinah Diamond Shelley of Falmouth; children, Rachel Shelley Maxson and Micah Shelley; a sister, Melissa Miller; five granddaughters; three grandsons and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Oct. 6 at the Peoples Funeral Home in Butler.
Memorials, if desired, are suggested to the Glory Bound Saddles Ministry, 866 Fairlane Road, Butler, KY 41006 or the , 354 Waller Ave #110, Lexington, KY 40504.
Online condolences may be made at
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Peoples Funeral Home
8340 Hwy 27 North
Butler, KY 41006
(859) 472-7811
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Published in Grant County News from Oct. 12 to Oct. 16, 2017
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