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Ruth Shelton 100th birthday

Published August 19th, 2010 3:54 pm

Ruth Shelton celebrated her 100th birthday with a reception held in her honor June 24, 2010, at Brookhaven Nursing Home.The event was hosted by her family.Mrs. Shelton was born June 24, 1910, in Twin Springs, Va. She was married to Hamilton Shelton, now deceased, for more than 40 years.She is the mother of Joe Shelton of Kingsport, and Hobert Shelton of Shallowater, Texas.She has six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.She was employed in the cafeteria at West View School. She is a member of West View Baptist Church.