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April 19, 2014

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Frances Dotson Shelton

Published: 01/22/2014

Frances Dotson Shelton

Died: Jan. 21, 2014

Frances Dotson Shelton, 70, of Bulls Gap, formerly of Rheatown, passed away Tuesday at Takoma Regional Hospital.

She was a member of Dixon Chapel Church of God.

She retired from Five Rivers (Magnavox).

Survivors include two daughters: Lisa Melton Parman and Lanny of Jonesborough and Alani Dotson and Gary House of Sunnyside; one son: Tommy and Gina Dotson of Bulls Gap; four grandchildren: Cody Melton, Tonya Marshall, B.J. Melton and Leslie, Ethan Dotson, and Wesley Dotson; great-grandchildren: Ashley Freshour, and Tyler Melton; a brother: James Tipton of Alabama; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Pink and Ruby Tipton; sisters: Robbie Waddle, Margret Nelson, and Betty Tipton; and a brother: David Tipton.

The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. today at Jeffers Funeral & Cremation Service, Afton, with the funeral service following at 7 p.m. in the Afton Chapel. Pastor Israel Franco and the Rev. Richard Carroll will officiate.

A committal service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in GraceLand Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Cody Melton, B.J. Melton, Ethan Dotson, Wesley Dotson, Mike Tipton, and Charlie Barnes.

Honorary pallbearers will be Tyler Melton, Lanny Parman, and Gary House.

The family expressed special thanks to Takoma Regional Hospital for all the care and compassion and to a special friend, Dr. Valerie Mullins.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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