Lucille Shelly of Olive Branch, Mississippi, formerly of Paris, widow of William Arnold Shelly, departed this life on December 19, 2022, at the age of 91 years. Lucille was born in Middleton, Tennessee on August 19, 1931, the daughter of the late Neil and Flossie Sparks Fields, was a retired seamstress and member of Paris Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Helen Elaine Ray.
Surviving are two sons, Johnny Shelly and Chuck (Lee Ann) Shelly; grandchildren, Tina (Jerry) Turner, Jacquie (Darrell) Rankin, Josh (Stephanie Carbonell-Ray) Ray, Jamie Conner, Mandy Shelly, and Zach (Emily Buck) Shelly. Also surviving are eleven great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren.
The graveside service for Lucille Shelly was held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at Paris Cemetery with Clay Leonard officiating.
The family suggest memorial donations to the Paris Church of Christ Library, 1923 Main Street, Paris, KY 40361. www.hintonturner.com