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Marjory L (Hampton) Shelton

August 25, 1941 ~ June 8, 2018 (age 76)

Marjory L. Shelton, 76, of Greenwood, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born to the late Henry and Marjory Hampton.

Marjory was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 355 and the VFW Auxiliary 5864. She was the grandchildren’s biggest fan and she never missed an event. Marjory worked at Our Lady of Greenwood in the school cafeteria for many years. She was a bartender at various Greenwood establishments including the VFW and the Greenwood Moose Lodge.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory a husband, Thomas ‘Dale’ Shelton; three daughters, Dianna (Jim) Sims Maschmeyer, Lisa Sims Shortt and Shelly (Dave) Sims Meyer; four grandchildren, Jennifer Shortt, Sam Meyer, Lucy Meyer and Doug Beadle; three great-grandchildren, Daelin Morton, Amiah Morton and Deanna Morton and two sisters, Anna Augustine and Iva Hornback. Marjory is preceded in death by seven brothers and one sister.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.