Michael Dewayne Shelton

August 13, 1968 ~ February 5, 2024 (age 55) 55 Years Old

Michael Shelton Obituary

Michael Dewayne Shelton, age 55, of Waynesburg, Kentucky, passed away Monday, February 5, 2024, in Stanford, Kentucky. Born Tuesday, August 13, 1968, in Danville, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Eugene and Lillian Padgett Shelton. His loving wife, whom he married Saturday, June 16, 1990, is Judy Oaks Shelton of Waynesburg. Michael was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church. He enjoyed farming and riding horses- especially his horse, Maple. Michael was fun to be around, he never met a stranger and there was never a dull moment with him. He was a devoted family man that always made sure his family’s needs were being met.

In addition to his wife, Michael leaves behind one son, Andrew Shelton of Waynesburg; three daughters, Kayla, Kaitlynn, and Kasidy Shelton all of Waynesburg; five brothers, Don Leach of Waynesburg, Joe Leach (Lynda) of Waynesburg, Tommy Shelton (Charlotte) of Waynesburg, Richard Shelton (Dottie) of Waynesburg, and David Shelton (Lesia) of Kings Mountain, Kentucky; and six sisters, Deloris Bunch of Waynesburg, Ann Ison of Waynesburg, Faye Snow (Carrol Ray) of Bethel Ridge, Kentucky, Vicki Jones of Hamilton, Ohio, Susie Manuel (Jimmy) of Waynesburg, and Frieda Reed (Tim) of Cincinnati, Ohio.

In addition to his parents, Michael was preceded in death by three brothers, Verlon Shelton, Gary Shelton, and Bennie Shelton.

A Public Visitation will be held 11AM-2PM Friday, February 9, 2024, at Double Springs Baptist Church.

The Public Funeral Service will be held 2:00PM Friday, at the church. Bro. Ken Hall will officiate the service. The funeral service will be livestreamed on Michael’s webpage on the funeral home’s website.

Burial will follow the funeral service. Andrew Shelton, Kayla Shelton, Kaitlynn Shelton, Kasidy Shelton, Andrew Doolin, Chris Shelton, Richard Nash, and Jim Harris will serve as Active Pallbearers.

Barnett, Demrow & Friend Funeral Home, Waynesburg, is entrusted with Michael’s arrangements. Guest Book available at

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February 9, 2024

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Double Springs Baptist Church
770 KY Hwy 3276
Waynesburg, KY 40489

Funeral Service
February 9, 2024

2:00 PM
Double Springs Baptist Church
770 KY Hwy 3276
Waynesburg, KY 40489


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