Joyce Ann Shelton, 79, of Owensboro, Kentucky went to her heavenly home on Tuesday, April 04, 2023 surrounded by her family under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born July 8, 1943 in Ohio County, Kentucky to the late William Allen Decker and Nina Bell Coy. Mrs. Shelton was owner and operator of Joyce’s Beauty Salon at Park Regency in Owensboro. She enjoyed beauty pageants, trips to Nashville, shopping, music, and dancing.
Aside from her parents she was preceded in death by an infant son, Tony Shelton; infant daughter, Darla Shelton and grandmother, Arizona Coy.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her husband of 60 years, Reginald Shelton of Owensboro; 2 daughters, Tammy Clark of Owensboro, and Tonya (Jamie) Hohimer of Beaver Dam; 3 grandchildren, Kelsey (Edward) Hayes, Brittany (Erik) Ross and Tiffany (Josh) Bratcher; 7 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters, Connie Brandon Moore and Lola Robinson, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Friday, April 7, 2023 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. Burial will follow in Echols Cemetery in Echols, Kentucky. Friends may visit with Mrs. Shelton’s family from 10 AM until the time of the service Friday at the funeral home.
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