James Clinton Shelton, 88, transitioned to his heavenly home April 20, 2021. He was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church and affiliated with Wesley C.M.E. Church.
He retired from Carrier Corporation and was a life-long farmer. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Mrs. Nadalyn Shelton; a son, Travis Clinton Shelton (Phyllis); three grandchildren, Amanda and Travis Clinton Shelton, II and Precious Cunningham; one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Baskerville; and one brother, John Henry Shelton.
Visitation on Friday, April 30, 2021, from 5-7 pm at Collierville United Methodist Church, 104 Rowlett St. Collierville, TN. Body will lie in repose Saturday, May 1, 2021, from 11 am-12 Noon at Philadelphia Baptist Church, 3515 Jenkins Dr., Rossville, TN. Funeral services immediately following at Noon. Interment in Wesley C.M.E. Church Cemetery, 2780 Shady Grove Rd., Somerville, TN. Pastor Marlon Bradford, officiating.
H.C. Jett-H.C. Ford Funeral Home
203 Washington St.
Collierville, TN 38017
Published in The Daily Memphian on Apr. 27, 2021.