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Burton Ryland Shelton, Sr.

July 21, 1929 September 26, 2018
Burton Ryland Shelton, Sr.
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Obituary for Burton Ryland Shelton, Sr.

Burton Ryland Shelton, Sr., age 89 of Danville passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at his residence in Danville, VA. He was born July 21, 1929 in Pittsylvania County. Burton was a member of Gatewood Baptist Church. He was married to Hazel Bauguess Shelton who survives. Burton proudly served his country as a member of the US Army during the Korean Conflict.

In addition to his wife, Burton is survived by a daughter Vickie Evans of Danville; two sons, Burton Ryland Shelton, Jr. (Patty) and Mike Evans (Wanda) all of Danville; special sister-in-law, Nadene Lewis of Danville; two grandchildren, Britney Shelton and Katelynn Shelton and a God daughter, Nancy Dickens.

Burton was predeceased by his son, Keith Burchfield.

A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Danville Memorial Gardens, Danville, VA, with the Rev. Johnny Gentry and Rev. Adrian Moore officiating. Military honors will be rendered by the US Army and American Legion Dan River Post 1097.

The family will receive friends 12:30 pm till 1:30 pm, Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Norris Funeral Services, Inc., West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave., Danville, VA 24541 prior to the graveside service and other times at the residence of Vickie Evans

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave. Danville is serving the Shelton family. Online condolences may be made at

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12:30 PM 9/29/2018 12:30:00 PM - 1:30 PM 9/29/2018 1:30:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - West End Chapel

511 Church Avenue
Danville, Virginia 24541

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - West End Chapel
511 Church Avenue Danville 24541 Virginia
United States





2:00 PM 9/29/2018 2:00:00 PM
Danville Memorial Gardens

4849 Riverside Drive
Danville, VA 24541

Danville Memorial Gardens
4849 Riverside Drive Danville 24541 VA
United States

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