Shirley Shelton
1937 - 2020
BORN
November 7, 1937
DIED
September 10, 2020
Shirley Shelton

November 7, 1937 - September 10, 2020

Shirley Shelton, 82, of Bassett, passed away on Thursday September 10, 2020, at her home.

She was born on November 7, 1937, in Bassett, the daughter of the late Conner Crotts and the late Anne Turner Crotts. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by loving husband of 61 years of marriage, Ralph Wayne Shelton.

Shirly is survived by her sons, Daniel Shelton and Mark Shelton, both of Bassett; nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, one great great-grandchild; brothers, Buddy Crotts of Collinsville, and Larry Crotts and wife, Pat, of Bassett; brother-in-law, Sammy Shelton and wife, Bonnie, of Bassett; and caregivers, Becky Drewery and Vickie Surratt.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, from 6 until 8 p.m. in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel. Burial will follow in Henry Memorial Gardens in Bassett.

Due to the governor's requirements for Covid-19, a face covering is required and social distancing is to be observed while visiting at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made by visiting www.bassettfuneralservice.com. Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is serving the Payne family.

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Published by Martinsville Bulletin from Sep. 11 to Sep. 13, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Sep
15
Calling hours
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Bassett Funeral Service - Bassett
3665 Fairystone Park Highway P.O. Box 207, Bassett, VA 24055
Sep
16
Funeral service
2:00p.m.
Bassett Funeral Service - Bassett
3665 Fairystone Park Highway P.O. Box 207, Bassett, VA 24055
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I'm sorry for your loss and wish there was more I could add to that but I never had the pleasure of meeting her. Family but never crossed paths. Reading other comments I can tell she will be deeply missed by those that were blessed to have known her. May God give you strength.
Scot Wallace
Family
September 16, 2020
Danny and Mark, we send our sympathy to you and all your family. When we think of Shirley we will always remember her infectious laugh. You just had to smile when you were in her presence.
Shirley Prillaman
Family
September 15, 2020
I'm sorry for the loss of a wonderful woman. She was known to some people as Mama Shirley and will be missed by all. God gained the perfect Angel. RIP. From Michael and Mary
Michael Crotts
Family
September 14, 2020
Prayers to the Shelton family Mark so sorry to hear of your loss you and your family are in our thoughts
Kimberly Richardson
Friend
September 14, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Mark, Christie & Sally Ann @ Stegall Insurance Agency
Acquaintance
September 13, 2020
Our deepest condolences from the family of Calvin D. Martin deceased, Geneva, Jerry, Allen, Sharon, Barry and Neal.
Jerry Martin
September 13, 2020
My prayers going up for the family, I am so sorry for your loss
Renee Branch
September 12, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person and friend! Danny, Mark and the rest of the family I send y’all my love and prayers.
Deane Cecil
Friend
September 12, 2020
So sorry for your loss
christine lovelace
Acquaintance
September 11, 2020
Danny we are so sorry for your loss.
You did everything you could for your mama and she loved you very much. Prayers for you as you lay her to rest.❤
Cathy Stratton
Friend
September 11, 2020