Mildred Cary Shelley PDF Print
Saturday, 24 November 2012 05:39

Mrs. Mildred Elizabeth Cary Shelley, age 93, of North Main St. in Burkesville passed away Thursday November 22, 2012 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville. She was born near Cloyds Landing in Cumberland County, Ky. on Tuesday June 10, 1919 the daughter of Charlie Blaine and Myrtie Cloyd Cary. She was a member of The Burkesville First United Methodist Church, a homemaker, a merchant co-owning Shelley’s Feeds and the former Shelley Motor Co. Chevrolet dealership both in Burkesville, a member of the Republican Womens Club, Homemakers Club, and active in the Emmaus Walk community. She was married to Omer “Joe” Shelley in 1940, he preceded her in death in 1972. In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Ralph Alexander Cary.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Vanda Joann Shelley (and Truman) Morgan of Burkesville, Ky., her Grandchildren, Joseph Todd (and Amy) Morgan, Amy Lee (and Steve) Tarquine, Truman Jason “T.J.” (and Leighann) Morgan, Great-Grandchildren, Molly Jo Morgan, Joseph Michael Tarquine, Joseph Paull “J.P.” Morgan, Lucas Scott Tarquine and Isabella Kurtys Morgan.

Funeral Services will be conducted Sunday November 25, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at The Burkesville First United Methodist Church with burial in the Grider Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers will be, Truman, Todd, T.J., Steve, J.P. and Joseph. Friends may call after 6:00 p.m. Saturday November 24, 2012 at Norris-New Funeral Home and until noon on Sunday the body will then be taken to the church to lie in state from 1:00 p.m. until the Funeral hour. The family would appreciate donations to the Burkesville First United Methodist Church building fund in her memory. Professional service provided by Norris-New Funeral Home.


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