Morris Shelton, age 68 of Greenville, passed away on Monday, January 20th at the Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville of natural causes.
He was born July 8, 1951 in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky the son of the late Emmit and Lillie Powell Shelton.
He loved his family, UK Basketball and being a foster parent for 17 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents as well as one sister Wilma Jean Lacefield. He is survived by his wife Debra Shelton of Greenville; three sons Adrian Shelton of Greenville, Jack Taylor of Hopkinsville and Brian Mayes of Elkton; two daughters Andrea Mitchem of Greenville and Keisha Skipworth of Hopkinsville; four brothers Winston, Carol and Brenton Shelton all of Greenville and Ricky Shelton of Central City; one sister Linda Scott of Oxford, Mississippi and five grandchildren.
Visitation with the Shelton family will be on Thursday from 5:00 until funeral service time at 7:00 in the Rose Chapel of the Todd County Funeral Home with Rev. Jonathan Skipworth officiating.
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