In memory of
Joe H. Shelton
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In memory of
Joe H. Shelton
On November 22, 1958, Joe Howard Shelton was born to the late Willie Lee Shelton and Martha A. Hampton Shelton. He departed this life on January 09, 2017 at 4:50A.M. at Baptist East in Memphis, TN. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Beatrice Lewis Shelton. In that union, they had three children: Renee (Kevin) Thompson of Holly Springs, MS, Jonthan (Shundrankia) Lewis of Holly Springs, MS and Joey Shelton of Michigan City, MS. He also leaves to cherish his memory: his mother, Martha A. Hampton Shelton of Michigan City, MS; one brother, James Shelton of Memphis, TN; one brother-in-law, Calvin Lewis of Olive Branch, MS; four sisters: Wilma Anthony of Jackson, MS, Willie A. Hudson, Winnie Woodard, and Phyllis Walls all of Michigan City, MS; one aunt, Juanita Shelton of Memphis, TN; six grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Visitation will be held Friday, January 13, 2017 from 12noon - 8 pm at Foster and Son Funeral Home in Ripley, MS. Service will be held Saturday, January 14, 2017at 11 am at Everett Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Ashland, MS. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service. Interment will follow in Jefferies Cemetery in Lamar, MS. Services entrusted to Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley, MS. To view and sign the guest registry, please visit
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