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Glendon Hughes Shelton Sr.

October 5, 1929 October 12, 2018
Glendon Hughes Shelton Sr.
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Obituary for Glendon Hughes Shelton Sr.


Fort Mill – Glendon Hughes Shelton, SR, 89, passed away on October 12, 2018 at Lake Wiley Assisted Living.

Born October 5, 1929 to the late Dennis and Etta Shelton in Greensboro, North Carolina. He attended Guilford College and played semi-professional baseball until he joined the Navy to serve his country in the Korean War.

After his service he opened his own business, Shelton Pattern and Model , that built steel and wood patterns for foundries. Among his many interest were flying planes, motorcycling, and ballroom dancing.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Cartee Shelton; his children, Glendon Hughes Shelton Jr. and his wife Lori, James Stephen Shelton and his wife Debra, Carol Marie Shelton of Louisville, Kentucky, Steve A Shelton and his wife Devona of Raleigh, North Carolina, deLorme Kiefer and husband Rainer of Montgomery, Alabama; eight grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be at Heritage Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, 4500 Hwy 11 Westminster, SC on Monday October 15, 2018 at 11 am, with burial to follow in cemetery.

The family is at their respective homes. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his honor to American Red Cross Greater Carolinas Region, 2425 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28203. Condolences may be expressed online by visiting


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11:00 AM 10/15/2018 11:00:00 AM
Heritage Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel

4500 S. Highway 11
Westminster, SC 29693

Heritage Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel
4500 S. Highway 11 Westminster 29693 SC
United States

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Heritage Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

Hwy 11
Westminster, SC 29693

Hwy 11 Westminster 29693 SC
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Red Cross Greater Carolinas Region

2425 Park Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28203

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