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William Armstrong Shelton

Signal Mountain, Tennessee

Sep 10, 1943 – Oct 11, 2016 (Age 73)


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Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist-North Chapel Obituary

Dr. William A. Shelton, Jr., 73, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. He was born in Farner, Tennessee, but Chattanooga was home for most of his life. He was a graduate of Red Bank High School. Dr. Shelton was a veteran. He volunteered for service in the U.S. Army, serving a tour...

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So sorry. No words can express the sadness. I remember all the fun we had in high school and when you got married. Just hate that this happened.
Sandra Raines Sanders

It was an honor to have been one of Dr. Shelton's neurologists. He was a lovely guy with a sharp sense of humor. He handled a very difficult diagnosis with grace. Condolences to the family.

I was a classmate of Bill's at the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. We had many great times together and he will always hold a special place in the memories I have of our time in Memphis. The class roll call went-Shelton, Smith-etc-so by the fate of our last names, we spent a lot of class time sharing. It was my pleasure to be able to share with such a wonderful and dedicated person. Bill will always be in my memories. Our thoughts and prayers are extended to Claudia and the...

Bill was practicing in my office in Cleeland for a number of years A great doctor and gentleman and he leaves a hole in the Chattanooga Dental community with his passing Very sorry for your loss

Claudia, family, Bobby and Annette, it is with a heavy heart that I send this message of sympathy to you all in the loss of Billy. I remember like it was yesterday seeing Billy and Claudia riding around in the early to mid 60s. Will always remember the story about when he was in Vietnam and he heard something outside his tent, saying he was "scared to death." It turned out to be a dog. He said he was never so glad to see a dog in his life. I'm so sorry for all of you in the loss of...

Claudia and family... so very sorry to read of Billy's passing. Diane and I send our thoughts and prayers to you and your family during this sad time.
Larry & Diane

I'm glad I knew him. He will be sincerely missed. Cindy Gulas