Ruby “Helen” Thomas Shelton
May 24, 1945 – November 1, 2018
Blue Springs-Ruby “Helen” Thomas Shelton, 73, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018, at Sanctuary Hospice House. She was born May 24, 1945, in New Albany to Corbert Thomas and Dessie Hall Thomas. She was a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday, November 4, 2018, at United Funeral Service with Bro. Brandon Murphree officiating. Burial will be in Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by a daughter, Michelle Shelton; a brother, Rickey Thomas (Mary); a grandson, Cole Bishop; four nieces, Regina Wright, Renee Maddox, Kim Hall, and Alison Maddox; a nephew, Kevin Thomas; and twenty-three grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George Thomas Shelton; two sisters, Barbara Ann and Alma Crossen; and a brother, Ray Thomas.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Thomas, Adam Gregory, Chet Hicks, Dwight Hall, Mike Burks, and Corey Treadaway.
Honorary pallbearers will be Cole Bishop, Dyllon Maddox, Mason Verrell, Cooper Hicks, Noah Gregory, and Maddox Treadaway.
Visitation will be Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.