Obit: Marie Shelby

Obit: Marie Shelby

January 26th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

LaFAYETTE Marie Arlene Durham Shelby, 80, passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013.She was born to the late Frances and ODessie Lee Durham on Jan. 25, 1933 in Henagar, Ala., and she was a faithful member of New Harvest Baptist Church.She was also preceded in death by her husband, William "Dub" Shelby; and several brothers and sisters.Survivors include three children, Earl Shelby, of Chatsworth, James Shelby, of Hardwick and Wanda Shelby, of LaFayette; two step-children, William Arthur Shelby Jr., of Summerville and Brenda Erwin, of LaFayette; brother, Wilburn Durham, of Chickamauga; four grandchildren, Tammy Simmons, William Shelby, Michelle Wilson and Laura Shelby; and three great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.The family will receive friends Sunday from 4-9 p.m. at the funeral home and Monday prior to the service at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.Interment will follow in LaFayette City Cemetery.Online guestbook available at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Homes, LaFayette Chapel.