Shelton, Winston R. (Delano)

Friday, December 14, 2018
Winston R. Shelton, 82, of Delano, passed away Tuesday, December 13, 2018 at his residence.  Winston has been a Baptist minister since July 6, 1969, and was a carpenter by trade.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Ina Wilcox Shelton; son, Douglas Ray Shelton; five brothers, Cletis, Don, James, Harvey and Norman; and one sister, Margie.   

Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Irene Wilcox Shelton; son, Woodley; two grandsons, Keith and Paul; one granddaughter, Jennifer; and two sisters, Carolyn Croft and Kathy Hawkins.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16 at Higgins Funeral Home, with the Reverend Johnny Moore officiating.  Interment will be held at Delano Cemetery following the services.

The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday at Higgins Funeral Home prior to the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Shelton family guestbook at www.higginsfuneral.com.

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