Kenneth Jackson Shelton

kenneth shelton

May 1, 1967 ~ February 3, 2023

Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Kingsport, TN

Kenneth Jackson Shelton, 55, of Kingsport, TN, passed away Friday, February 3, 2023.

Born May 1, 1967 in Asheville, Kenneth was a son of Margie Shelton and of the late Hubert Jackson Shelton. He was a member of Monticello Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon. He enjoyed working on cars, especially to help his friends, fishing, and working with his ServPro family. He loved being a “Pappy” and spending time with his family.

In addition to his mother, Mr. Shelton is survived by his wife, Michele Deitz Shelton; sons, Brandon Shelton (Stacie) and Bradley Shelton (Lindsey); daughter, Brittni Brown (Jonathan); grandchildren, Nathanael and Makenzie Brown and Emma, Aria and Isabelle Shelton; sisters, Mary Searcy (Leavon) and Brenda Shelton; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 11, at Corinth Missionary Baptist Church, 195 Dix Creek Rd. #2, Leicester, NC 28748. Pastor Jeff Strong will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the funeral home to assist with expenses.

Services

Funeral Service: February 11, 2023 1:00 pm

Corinth Baptist Church
195 Dix Creek Rd. No. 2
Leicester, 28748


Burial:

Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery
195 Dix Creek No. 2
Leicester, NC 28748


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

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  1. Thanks for letting me be a part of your family. Meet you over there. Give your Dad and Clarence a hug for me.♥️

  2. This is a wonderful family, Lord bless them and be with them in this time of sorrow, for they have endured alot of sorrow in the past 4 years. May he now be at rest with our Lord at at peace🙏

  3. I love you more than you ever knew. I will always love you. My heart aches to have you here with me, but your body was in so much pain. I am thankful that the pain is gone. I know that you are with family, friends, and God, but my heart still aches for you. I love you, I love you, I love you, and I always will.

  4. Shelton Family,
    I would like to send my condolences to you at this time of grief. Ken was as gentle and kind. He will be truly missed. Love and prayers to all. ❤️❤️🙏🙏


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