Irene Shelton
Published: Thursday, April 25, 2013

Irene Shelton, age 69, of Dandridge, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at her home.

She was of the Pentecostal faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents Seay and Bessie Edwards, sister Evelyn Gray, an infant sister, and one brother Glenn Seay Edwards.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years Billy Dale Shelton of Dandridge; daughters Treva Raines of White Pine, and Lisa (Leroy) Gibson, all of White Pine; brother Tommy Edwards of Newport; sisters Jackie Freeland of Morristown, Louise Click of Mohawk, Wanda Vanetter of Newport, and Helen Haun of Newport; grandchildren Jason Anders of Morristown, Misty Walker of Morristown, Dale Henderson of White Pine, William Henderson of Kentucky, Trevina Raines of White Pine, and Jackie Raines of White Pine; eight great-grandchildren and special aunt Patricia Hall of Newport.

Funeral services will  be held at 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, in Manes Funeral Home West Chapel with Rev. Robert Johnson officiating. Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Resthaven Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Manes Funeral Home prior to the funeral services.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manbes Funeral Home in charge

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