JOSEPH "JOE" BENJAMIN SHELTON
(son of James Milton SHELTON & Rachel Elizabeth FORTNER)

   

JOSEPH BENJAMIN SHELTON JEANNIE R. SAMPLES
 
Jeannie (SAMPLES) SHELTON and Joseph Benjamin SHELTON  

Joseph Benjamin SHELTON was born 30OCT1876 in Lumpkin County, Georgia and d.21SEP1947 in Atlanta, Georgia and is buried there.  He married Jeanne R. SAMPLES and she is buried in Hawkinsville, Georgia.

They had the following children:

Otis SHELTON m.Emmaline __?__.
James Hilton SHELTON b.AUG1905  Athens, GA d.16JUL1960 age 58, was killed on a tractor in Oakland, Orange Co., Florida.  He m. Jewell Myrtis COOKE. She b.14NOV1907 and d.1990 and is buried in Wintergarden in Orlando, FL..
Elmus Ealy SHELTON 5
b.15APR1913 in Madison, Morgan Co. GA. 6  d.03MAY1989 of a heart attack.  He m. Jessie Thelma BRAY.
Ivan SHELTON b.19MAY1915, d.25JAN1962 and m.Lois SCARBOUGH.
Ruby SHELTON resided near Atlanta, GA.  She died in the summer of 1979. She m. Thomas WHITEHEAD.