Linda Jo (Sissy) Shelton 68, passed away at Perry County Nursing Home in Marion, Ala., on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. 

She was born April 2, 1949 to Luke and Reva (Lay) Shelton in Miami, Okla. In 1998 after her mother passed away, Sissy moved to Moundville, Ala., with her niece Pam and husband Rick Wyatt.  She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother and his wife Terry and Donna Shelton. 

Survivors include: brothers Frank Hoevet and wife Sharon of Oregon, Gary Shelton and wife Monte of Miami, Joe Shelton and wife Cheryl of Fairland, Okla., Gene Shelton and wife Rosalind of Miami, Okla. and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be Monday, September 18, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, Okla.  Interment will be in Glen Abbey Memorial Gardens in Miami, Okla. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home chapel.  Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla. Online condolences may be made at