Billy Joe Shelton, 67, of Jonesboro, Ga., passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013.
He was born in Kingston on Jan. 29, 1946. He is preceded in death by his parents, Harvey Reese Shelton and Frances Glenn Shelton; and brothers, Ed Parks and Bobby Shelton. He was formerly employed with Sherwin-Williams Co.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Jan Oliver Shelton; children, Pamela Dawn Wood and James Steven Shelton; stepdaughter, Jennifer Lynn Havens; grandchildren, Justin Wood and Ava Havens; great-grandchild, Cayden Wood; sisters, Nina Brown and Nelma Collett; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 30, in Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin, Ga. Friends may visit the family following the service. www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com