May 6, 1955 - August 19, 2021
Danny Lynn Shelton, 66, of Greeneville, died Thursday evening at James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center at Mountain Home. He served in the United States Army from 1973 – 1976. He was an employee of the Greeneville Water Department for the past 45 years and was serving as Chief Operator of the Wastewater Treatment Plant. He was a member of Hardin’s Chapel Ruritan Club and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Survivors include his wife of 47 years: Nancy Shelton; two daughters and sons-in-law: Angie and Todd Wehenkel, Sherri and Derek Hightower; two grandsons, who were his “little buddies”: Lincoln Wehenkel and Blake Hightower; two sisters: Cynthia Campbell and Karen Fox; one brother and sister-in-law: Charles and Jackie Shelton; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Shirley Devoti, Mitzi Belle, Betty Beggs, Julia Johnson, Ricky Ball, and Bobby Ball; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins; and special friends: his coworkers at the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Calvin Shelton. He was preceded in death by a daughter: Danielle Ruth Shelton; parents: Heinon and Betty Branch Shelton; sister: Patricia Shelton; and a special friend: Buddy Roberts. The family will receive friends at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home from 5 – 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 24th. Funeral services will follow visitation at 7 o’clock in the funeral home chapel. Military graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at GreeneLawn Memory Gardens. The Greene County Honor Guard will convey military honors. Family and friends are asked to gather at Doughty-Stevens at 10:15 a.m. to travel in procession to the cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Todd Wehenkel, Derek Hightower, Michael Barham, Tyler Fezell, Cody Ricker, and Justin Sizemore. Honorary pallbearers will be his co-workers at the Waste Water Treatment Plant.
Danny Lynn Shelton, 66, of Greeneville, died Thursday evening at James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center at Mountain Home. He served in the United States Army from 1973 – 1976. He was an employee of the Greeneville Water Department for... View Obituary & Service Information
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