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William Eugene Shelton

May 17, 1949 July 13, 2019
William Eugene Shelton
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Obituary for William Eugene Shelton

William "Ricky" Eugene Shelton, age 70, of Danville, VA passed away, Saturday, July 13, 2019 while a patient at Sovah Health, Danville. He was born May 17, 1949 in Danville, VA to the late Jean Moss Shelton and the late William Thomas Shelton. He was married to Janice Ann Shelton, who survives, of the residence.

Mr. Shelton proudly served his country while in the U.S. Army and served during the Vietnam War. He was later a truck driver for many years.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include a daughter, Toni Rook and husband Edward of Reidsville, NC, three sisters, Linda Fisher and Janet Rust and husband Pete, both of Danville, and Joyce Collins and husband Tony of Providence, NC. He is also survived by a brother, Randy Shelton and wife Pat of Danville, as well as a granddaughter, Sierra Shelton of Norfolk, VA.

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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