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Virginia B. Shelton

January 31, 1930 July 13, 2019
Virginia B. Shelton
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Obituary for Virginia B. Shelton

Virginia (Broughton) Shelton, 89 of Crab Orchard, passed away Saturday, July 13th, at her home. She was the widow of George Shelton who preceded her in death on September 29, 1991. Virginia was born in Garrard County on January 31, 1930 to the late Rube and Anna Mae (Adams) Broughton. She was a homemaker who spent most summers gardening and canning. She loved spending time with her family and using her hands through quilting, making dolls and pillows. Virginia loved growing flowers, picking the guitar, listening to music and especially loved riding around in the vehicle.

She is survived by her
Five children
Peggy Ann Martin of Crab Orchard
Lyle Shelton of Georgetown
Caroline & Husband Edward McKinney of Eubank
Nelson Shelton & Wife Barbara of Crab Orchard
Cindy Lou & Husband Donald Wallin of Crab Orchard

Sister, Jennifer K. Owens of Fort Wayne, IN
Brother, Larry Broughton & Wife Kelli of Garrard Co.
Brother, Douglas Broughton & Wife Shirley of Garrard Co.

7 Grandchilddren: Lowell Martin, Keith Martin, Carla Allen, Clovet Shelton, Amanda McNew, Amber Wallin & Ashley Shelton

6 Great Grandhildren: Sheldon Smith, Osha Carman, Nelson, Kelsey, Kensley & Waylon Martin

3 Great Great Grandchildren: Riley Douglas, Gavin & Gauge Shelton

In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her Sisters, Ruby Wilson, Hatti Saylor & Etta Taylor and a Brother, Delbert Broughton

Pallbearers Include: Lowell Martin, Tim McNew, Jay Shelton, Paul Shelton, Jr., Clovet Shelton & Terry Allen

Honorary Pallbearers: Keith Martin, Donald Wallin & Charles Petrey

Funeral Service: 2PM, Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Place of Service: McKnight Funeral Home Chapel
Officiating: Bro. Dan Gutenson

Visitation will be after 5 PM on Monday, July 15th at McKnight Funeral Home

A private Burial will be held at the Shelton Family Cemetery.

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5:00 PM 7/15/2019 5:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 7/15/2019 9:00:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

McKnight Funeral Home
229 Main Street Crab Orchard 40419 KY
United States





2:00 PM 7/16/2019 2:00:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

McKnight Funeral Home
229 Main Street Crab Orchard 40419 KY
United States

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