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Joyce Ann Shelton

December 19, 1966 — November 26, 2018

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 

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

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