Frances Novelene Shelton Carter, 87, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014. Frances was born on Dec. 17, 1927, in Nashville to the late Dewey Hickman Shelton and Edna Lousie Smith Shelton. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Ethel Alene Black; and brother, William Hickman Shelton. Survivors include son, Dwight Stephen (Joan) Carter, Chattanooga; daughter, Janice Gail Love, Olivet, Mich.; grandchildren, Brian Carter, Murfreesboro; Glen Carter, Chattanooga; Jeffery Carter, Nashville; Mary Frances Love, Sandra Love and Amanda Love, Olivet, Mich.; seven great-grandchildren; seven nephews; and one niece. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.