NOXUBEE — Tommie James Shelton, 51, died Nov. 11, 2021.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, at Carter’s Funeral Services, with Leroy Shelton officiating. Burial will follow at Greenfield MBC. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home. Carter’s Funeral Services of Macon is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Shelton was born Feb. 27, 1970, in Noxubee County, to the late Vare Shelton and Willie Mary Bush. He was formerly employed at A1 Portable Building and was a member of Prairie Grove MBC.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Matthew Shelton, David Shelton, Robert Lee Shelton, Willie James Shelton and Tommie Richard Shelton.
He is survived by his wife, Wonda Shelton; children, Savannah Shelton of Jackson, Thomas Shelton and Tigi Shelton, both of Tuscaloosa, Alabama; siblings, Vera Lee Winston of Columbus, Willie Dean Sharp of Crawford, Lucy Mae Jones of Jackson, Savannah Monroe, Queen Ester Ramsey, Shirley Jean Gray, all of Brooksville, Chester Shelton of Jackson and Vare Shelton of Brooksville; and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Ricky Smith, Phillip Murray, Andrew Mayberry, Martinez Washington and Jeremy Smith.