Jill Joy Shelton

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

JILL JOY SHELTON, a resident of Green Forest, was born May 9, 1960, in Richmond, Calif., a daughter of Clifford Minzo and Geraldine (Berdolt) Roark. She died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008, in Green Forest, at the age of 48.

On Dec. 27, 1976, she was united in marriage with Roger Shelton, who survives her of the home. She is also survived by one son, Karl Shelton of Sioux City, Iowa; four sisters, Kathleen Roark of Jefferson City, Mo., Theresa Roark of Missouri, Karen Lamberson of Indiana, and Carla Masterson of Indiana; three grandchildren, Nike, Logan, and Jonas; four nieces, Melinda Johnson of Virginia, Cindy Fletcher of Florida, Christina Pittin of Missouri, and Shaunda Masterson of Indiana; two nephews, Gary Masterson of Indiana and Darren Leuthauser of Missouri; several cousins, and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Erik Shelton.

Memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the animal shelter of one s choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.