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Frank Shelton

December 13, 1951 — November 11, 2022


Frank was born on December 13, 1951, to Leon Allen Shelton and Jannie Pearl Fenter Shelton in Greenville, Texas.  He passed on November 11, 2022, in Greenville, Texas.  His Memorial service will be Saturday, November 19, 2022, at 11:00 at Wilson-Orwosky Chapel.

Frank was in a group called “Musical Messengers” and for several years toured East Texas and sang at churches.  His mother was the seamstress and made matching vest and blazers for the group.  He worked for Texas Book Company for over 25 years.  He loved mowing and working on his yard.  Later in life, he fought a long, hard battle with Parkinson’s Disease.

Frank is survived by his sisters, Brenda Hooten and husband Larry, Linda Sikes; niece, Kristi Sikes; nephews, Greg Sikes and wife Jenny, Lance Sikes and wife Judy, Jay Sikes and wife Susan, Scott Hooten and wife Rachelle, Lance Hooten and wife Shelly, Joey Chastain and wife Wendy, Brad Chastain and wife Randa:  great nieces and nephews, Lindsay Sikes, Grant Sikes, Shea Ivy, Kara McCasland, Emily Heinrichs, Luke Hooten, Jake Hooten, Anna Hooten, Zack Hooten, Colton Chastain, Alli Chastain, Rebecca Crawford, Chris Sikes, Meaghan Sikes and Madison Harris; and many more family and friends that loved him.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Kay Chastain; nephew, Jacob Sikes; brothers-in-law, Bill Sikes and Robert Chastain.

In lieu of flowers, the family requested a memorial be made to Woosley Cemetery in Frank's honor.

Woosley Cemetery - P.O. Box 113 Point, TX 75472


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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, November 19, 2022

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Wilson - Orwosky Funeral Home

803 N. Texas St., Emory, TX 75440

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