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Lewis Oliver Shelley
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1927
Hill County
Texas, USA
Death: May 9, 2012
Young County
Texas, USA

Lewis Shelley, age 84, passed away on May 9, 2012, in Olney, Texas. Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Friday, May 11, 2012, in the Chapel of Lunn Funeral Home in Olney with Andy Graham of Southside Baptist officiating. Burial will be in Restland Cemetery in Olney, Texas. Arrangements are under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.

Lewis was born on November 20, 1927 to William Auther and Annie Rebecca (Wallace) Shelley in Hill County, Texas. He and Lola Mae Doherty were married on August 16, 1947 in Whitney, Texas. In 1961, Lewis opened, owned, and operated an Auto Retail Tire store. Lewis loved to play golf and go fishing. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Olney. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents, his wife on October 22, 2010, two brothers: Milton Simmons and William Keith Shelley; three sisters: Mae Russo, Viola Booth, and Sarah Pelham.

Survivors include two sons: Johnnie Michael "John" Shelley and wife Kimla of Weatherford, Texas, Ronald Melvin "Ron" Shelley and wife Debbie of Olney, Texas; five grandchildren: Matt Shelley and wife Rebecca of Gallup, New Mexico, Mike Shelley and wife Katie of Sherman, Texas, Mark Shelley of Denver, Colorado, Madison Shelley of Weatherford, Texas, and Sam Shelley of Olney, Texas; two great grandchildren: Gus Shelley and Hazel Shelley; also a brother, Charlie Shelley and wife Doris of Hillsboro, Texas.

Memorials may be made to H.O.P.E. (Program for Children), P.O. Box 293, Olney, Texas 76374.

Condolences can be made to the family at

Lunn Funeral Home on Line
Lunn Funeral Home
Olney, Texas

Family links: 
  William Arthur Shelley (1890 - 1953)
  Annie Rebecca Wallace Shelley (1894 - 1985)
  Lola Mae Doherty Shelley (1932 - 2010)
  Wallace Donald Simmons (1912 - 1920)**
  Luerlene Elizabeth Simmons (1914 - 1922)**
  Milton Udell Simmons (1915 - 1985)**
  Lavada Mae Shelley Russo (1917 - 1975)**
  J. W. Shelley (1923 - 1925)*
  William Keith Shelley (1925 - 1999)*
  Lewis Oliver Shelley (1927 - 2012)
  Charlie Lee Shelley (1930 - 2016)*
  Sarah Belle Shelley Pelham (1933 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Restland Cemetery
Young County
Texas, USA
Created by: Betty Carrol Cooper Omho...
Record added: May 09, 2012
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Lewis Oliver Shelley
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Lewis Oliver Shelley
Added by: Betty Carrol Cooper Omholt
Lewis Oliver Shelley
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