Jim Shelton, age 62, of Benton, KY, died Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, TN. Mr.
Shelton was employed by Marshall County Board of Education as a teacher and coach at Marshall County High School and was a member of Benton First United Methodist Church.
He was the son of the late James Scott Shelton and the late Rosemary (Wade) Shelton.
He is survived by his wife: Patty Shelton of Benton, KY; Daughter: Nancy Mitchell of Chattanooga, TN; Son: Scott Samuel Shelton of Calvert City, KY; Sister: Judy Cope of Mayfield, KY; Brother: Mike Shelton, Benton, KY; and four grandchildren.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home in Benton, KY where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Monday, July 22, 2013.
Memorial service will be at Benton First United Methodist Church at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, July 23, 2013, with Rev. David Atkinson officiating.
The family asks in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to the Benton First United Methodist Church, 841 U.S. Hwy 641 South, Benton, KY 42025 or to the charity of your choice.