Georgia Ruth Dillehay Shelton, 94, of Wichita, Kansas, formerly of Owensboro, Ky., passed away on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Wichita, Kansas.

Mrs. Shelton was born May 20, 1924, in Beech Grove, Ky. the daughter of the late Charles Lewis Dillehay and Ermile Margarete Wallace Dillehay.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, William Joe Shelton; six brothers, and one sister.

She is survived by daughters, Tonia L. Shelton of St. Louis, Mo. and Jacqueline Shelton of Houston, Texas; son, Michael J. Shelton of Wichita, Kansas; grandchildren, Ian W. Shelton of Lawrence, Kansas and Megan R. Shelton of Wichita, Kansas, and sister, Naomi Sickler of Lexington, Ky.

Visitation with the family will be held Saturday, March 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Young Funeral Home, Inc. 1600 Nashville Street, Russellville, KY 42276, followed by a graveside service at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Elkton with Rev. Nancy Caroline Morehead officiating.