Funeral services for Lillie Ola Shelby, 89, of Edgewood, formerly of Red River County, were held Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Clarksville Funeral Home in Clarksville. Burial followed at Tuggle Springs Cemetery under the direction of Clarksville Funeral Home.
Lillie passed away Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, in Canton.
Lillie Ola Mullins was born Dec. 29, 1929, in Red River County to parents, Elvis Sanford Mullins and Thelma Jones Mullins.
She was raised in Negley, TX and graduated from Dimple High School. Lillie married B.A. Shelby in Red River County on April 23, 1949.
She was a homemaker and lived most of her life in Edgewood. Lillie was of the Baptist faith.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Bernard A. Shelby; parents, Elvis and Thelma Mullins; son, Carl Wayne Shelby; brother, William Porter Mullins and brother-in-law, Roy Dean Mabry.
Lillie is survived by her daughter, Donna Kines and husband, Howell, of Edgewood; sister, Martha Childress and husband, Douglas, of Idabell, OK; daughter-in-law, Helen Shelby of Edgewood; grandchildren, Amy Shelby, Asa Shelby, Fannie Knox and husband, Paul; Shelby Hodges and husband, Matt, and Shayne Kines and Jamie Maxwell; great grandchildren, Justin Shelby and wife, Audrey, Luke Phillips, Blake Shelby, Alex Phillips, Lillie Hodges and Isabella Shelby; and one great-great grandchild, Carl Shelby.