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 Shella <I>Robertson</I> Dunlap

Shella Robertson Dunlap

Birth
Bethel, Bath County, Kentucky, USA
Death 12 Jul 2011 (aged 91)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Bethel, Bath County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 73340117 · View Source
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LOUISVILLE - Shella Robertson Creason Dunlap,
91 of Louisville, passed away Tue, July 12, 2011. Born Jan 3, 1920 in Bethel, KY, she was the oldest of three children born to Stella Crouch Robertson and Albert Scott Robertson. After graduating from Bethel High School at the age of 16, she attended Christian College in Columbia, Missouri receiving an Associate Degree in 1938. She then attended the University of Kentucky where she graduated in 1940. It was at UK where she met her husband, Joe Creason. They were married in the fall of 1940. Shella was a former board member of Locust Grove, past president of the Chenoweth School PTA and served on the Admissions Committee at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. She was the first non-medical person to be on that committee. She was a founding member of River Road Country Club, a former member at the Pastime Boat Club and Owl Creek Country Club. She also was a member of the Monday Afternoon Club and the Woman's Club of Louisville. She was a member of the Bethel Christian Church, New Union Christian Church in Lexington and Second Presbyterian Church in Louisville. The family wishes to thank all those at Jefferson Place who provided such excellent care and attention to Shella over the last two years. It was greatly appreciated. She was preceded in death by her two husbands, Joe Cross Creason, Sr. And Tavner Dunlap, Jr., and her son Joe Cross Creason, Jr. She is survived by her son, William Scott Creason, Sr. (Louise); her daughter-in-law, Alice Hood Creason of Piedmont, CA.; her grandchildren, Joe Cross Creason III of Piedmont, CA, Winifred Scott Creason of Oakland, CA, William Scott Creason, Jr. (Mollie), Lyman Martin Creason of Brooklyn, NY; and a great grandchild, Joe Cross Creason IV of Piedmont, CA. Her memorial service will be Mon, July 18, 2011 at 11am in the Chapel of Second Presbyterian Church, 3701 Old Brownsboro Road with a visitation following the service. The burial will be 11am Fri at Longview Cemetery, Bethel, KY. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to either Bethel Christian Church, Bethel, KY. Or Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane, Louisville, KY 40207. Pearson's entrusted with arrangements.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on July 14, 2011


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  • Created by: cherokee
  • Added: 14 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73340117
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Shella Robertson Dunlap (3 Jan 1920–12 Jul 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73340117, citing Longview Cemetery, Bethel, Bath County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by cherokee (contributor 47075216) .