|Birth: ||Apr. 1, 1934|
|Death: ||Dec. 17, 2011|
Posted: Saturday, December 17, 2011 4:00 am, PT
William "Bill" Ley Shackelford, 77, of Bunker Hill passed away at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 at his home.
He was born in Russiaville on April 1, 1934 to James E. and Beulah P. (Jones) Shackelford. He married Gerlene (Hatton) Caldwell Shackelford in 2010, and she survives. Bill was retired from Haynes International in Kokomo. He served in the U.S. Navy, and enjoyed traveling, antiques, and engine shows.
Survivors include a brother, David Shackelford; sisters Connie Warrens of Ohio, and C. Sue Morris of Bunker Hill. He is also survived by nephews Willie Morris of Bunker Hill, and Todd and Ted Ley of Ohio; nieces Janna Osborne and Peggy Jenkins, both of Ohio.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; and his former wife Marcia Dagnen Shackelford, to whom he was married for 41 years.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at Allen Funeral Home in Bunker Hill, with Pastor Ron Sansen officiating. Burial will follow in Springdale Cemetery, Bunker Hill where a military service will be performed by the Miami County Military Rites team.
Friends may call Sunday, 2-5 p.m. at the Allen Funeral Home, 136 S. Elm St., Bunker Hill.
Memorials may be made to the Miami County VA Clinic, Peru.
James E. Shackelford (1908 - 1974)
Beaulah P. Shackelford (1917 - 1987)
Marcia I. Shackelford (1935 - 1998)
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Originally Created by: Rickey Bellamy
Record added: Dec 17, 2011
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