Obituary for Shirley Jean Weaver Shelton

Obituary for Shirley Jean Weaver Shelton

Shirley Jean Weaver Shelton, age 73 of Christiansburg passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at the Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Born February 21,1947, she was the daughter of the late Earnest Hampton (Blondie) Weaver and Bessie Andrews Weaver. She was also preceded in death by a stillborn baby; her two sisters, Betty Joyce Quesenberry and Louise W. Dalton.

For the 48 years of their marriage, she walked hand in hand with her husband preaching the gospel all over the world.  Her passion was helping other people and loving her family. Missionaries to America.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years– Rev. J. B. Shelton-Christiansburg


Dwight and Lisa Shelton-Pilot, NC

Joe and Lisa Shelton- Christiansburg

Ember Shelton- Christiansburg

Craig and Michele Shelton- Mohave Valley- AZ

William S. Shelton “WS” – Powhatan, VA

Elisha and Jolynn Shelton- Phoenix, Az

18 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren

Special God sons

Jeff Vickers-Radford

Jerry Ashburn ‘JW”- Christiansburg

Brother and wife

Jerry and Frances Weaver- Alaska


Elizabeth Fiore “PB”-Dublin

Funeral services will be held Tuesday 2:00 p.m.  January 12, 2021 at the Draper Valley Pentecostal Church with Rev. J. B. Shelton, Brother Ed Gallimore, Rev. Leon Goad and Rev. Craig Shelton officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the church.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling arrangements for the family.