Ronnie Ray Shelton, age 60, of Riner died Thursday, July 30, 2009 at his home.
He was born in Bland County on Nov. 11, 1948 to the late George and Mary Nunn Shelton and was preceded in death by a brother, Rex Douglas Shelton. He is survived by his wife Barbara Lee Shelton; three sons Randy Wayne Shelton of Petersburg, Steven Ray Shelton of Richmond and Christopher Burman Shelton of Christiansburg; two sisters Joyce Wyatt of Dublin and Tammy Abbott of North Carolina; brother Gary Shelton of Radford; and five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, Aug. 2, 2009 at 2 p.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Melvin Carter officiating. Interment will follow in the Shilo Cemetery in Bland. The family will receive friends Saturday evening, 6-8 p.m., at the McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Drive, S.W., Blacksburg.
McCoy Funeral Home Chapel is handling arrangements.