Emily Alva Shelton

emily alva shelton
Emily Alva Dalton Shelton, 83, of 1914 Old Haywood Road, Asheville, died Monday, October 7, 2002, at her home. Mrs. Shelton was born in Macon County, was a daughter of the late John and Ada Gibson Dalton, and was married to Ralph E. Shelton who died in 1992. She was a former bookkeeper for Farmers Federation and for Belk’s Department Store. She is survived by one son, Richard E. Shelton of San Diego, CA; two grandsons, Ian and Zachary Shelton; and a sister, Helen Morgan of Franklin. Graveside services will be at 2:00 pm Sunday at Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery, Franklin, with the Rev. Shawn Edwards officiating. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is in charge of the arrangements.

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  1. With sincere sympathy in the loss of your mother, grandmother and sister. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time and the days ahead. Deanne Gibson-Roles, daughter of Paul and Louise Gibson

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