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McMinn Memory Gardens
Thursday November 29th, 2018
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Joyce Ann Shelton

JOYCE ANN SHELTON, age 51 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Monday, November 26, 2018, at University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn. She was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn., a daughter of the late John Henry and Charlotte Goins Shelton. She was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include:

  • Two Sisters and Brother-in-law: Debbie and Leon Crain of Athens, Tenn., Linda McKenzie of Athens, Tenn., 
  • Brother and sister-in-law: John David and Tommie Shelton of Birchwood, Tenn.,
  • Several nieces, nephews, uncles, and aunts.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 30, 2018 in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Lewis officiating.

Interment will follow in Short Creek Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be cousins.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 Thursday in the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to www.laycockhobbs.com/notices/Joyce-Shelton 

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.


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A candle was lit in memory of Joyce Shelton

Glenda Bidwell Davis Nov 29 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joyce Shelton

Janet Bidwell and Iva Thurman Nov 29 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joyce Shelton

Brenda Newman Bouchard Nov 28 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joyce Shelton

Ginger self- stevenson Nov 28 2018 12:00 AM

No words or actions can take away your pain, but we hope you are surrounded by much love and support at this difficult time. May the light from God's Word be a guide and comfort through the darkness of your loss (2 Corinthians 1:3,4).

Dee Rich Nov 28 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joyce Shelton

Brenda Bouchard Nov 28 2018 12:00 AM