GIBSON, Ga. - Mr. M. A. Shelton, 64, entered into rest Thursday, June 8, 2006 at Portsbridge Hospice, Augusta.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church with Rev. Elliott Fulmer officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Mr. Shelton was a native of Glascock County.
Survivors are one son, Marvin Shelton and his wife, Karina of Thomson; one daughter, Lisa S. Beckworth and her husband, Joey of Gibson; one brother, Jimmy Shelton of Boneville; two sisters, Loree Scarber of Gibson and Helen Gunby of Augusta and five grandchildren, Austin Shelton, Dylan Beckworth, Brandon Beckworth, Ethen Shelton and Anna Shelton. Mr. Shelton was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Herbert and Millie Hadden Shelton.
Pallbearers were Felton Beasley, Joe Beckworth, James Griswell, James Willoughby, Kenneth Williford and Lansin Newsome.
Memorials may be made to the Portsbridge Hospice, 1365 Interstate Pkwy., Augusta, GA 30909.
Sheppard Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.