William Anthony Shelton

May 5, 1949September 14, 2019

William Anthony Shelton was born on May 5, 1949, in Ashland, KY. His parents were Bernard E. Shelton and Edna R. Clark Shelton. William passed away on Sept. 14, 2019, at his home. He was 70. William is predeceased by his parents and brother, Bernard Edwin Shelton. William is survived by his wife Sandra J. Penick Shelton and son Anthony Dean Shelton. Also surviving are: brothers, Albert (Janet) Shelton and Kevin Shelton, sister, Dorothy Shelton (Paul) Couchman, sister-in-laws, Sheryl Shelton and Anita Penick (Don) Schenck. One nephew and five nieces and 11 great-nephews and nieces also survive. William served in the U.S. Army in 1969-1971 (also Army reserves.) One year spent as a Watermaster in Vietnam. William worked in water treatment for 29 years for Texas Instruments. In retirement, William enjoyed his favorite coffee shop with friends, cars with the Dallas Mopar Club and worked with computers. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly asks that you make a donation to a charity of your choice.


  • William Anthony Shelton Wednesday, September 18, 2019
  • Committal Service Thursday, September 19, 2019


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Dorothy Srembo

September 17, 2019

Sandy, I am so sorry to hear of Bill's death. I am sending prayers and my sympathy to you, Anthony and your family. May the Lord reach out His arms to comfort you at this time. Cherish the good memories of your years together. Thank you to Bill for his military service to our country. God be with you.