Kenneth Cleveland Shelton

shelton Mr. Kenneth Cleveland Shelton, age 84 of Honey Grove, Texas and formerly of Red River County died Tuesday Nov 10 in Sam Rayburn Veterans Hospital in Bonham.

A memorial service will be held Friday Nov 20 at 1pm in West Side Church of Christ in Clarksville with Benny  Cogburn  officiating.  His ashes will be buried in Lone Star Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Home of Bogata.

Mr. Shelton was born Sept 6,1931 in Fulbright Texas the son of Earnest and Alma Duncan Shelton. He married the former Edith Carol Wofford Feb 18,1955 in Clarksville. He was a Korean War Veteran serving in the U.S. Air Force  from Jan 8,l951 until March 23,1954.  He  was retired from Red River Army Depot where he worked for over 35 years.

Survivors include his wife Carol Shelton of Honey Grove, five children Suzanne Jackson and husband Scott o f Dallas, Barbara  Luffman and husband James of Richmond,  Texas, Lisa Beavers and husband Gary of Honey Grove, Linda Smith  of Honey Grove and Keith Shelton and wife Linda Lee of New Braunfels, 18 grandchildren and a number of great grandchildren

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