Cover photo for Myrtis Shelley's Obituary
Myrtis Shelley Profile Photo
1942 Myrtis 2021

Myrtis Shelley

November 8, 1942 — December 24, 2021

Funeral Services Celebrating the Life of Mrs. Myrtis Shelley, 79, of Rayville, LA will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, December 27, 2021, at the Friendship Baptist Church in Baskin, LA with Rev. Prentiss Gandy officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant-Hale Cemetery under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home Rayville, LA.

Mrs. Shelley was born on November 8, 1942, to Albert and Linnie Williamson, and passed away at her home in Rayville, LA on December 24, 2021. She was a retired Nurse who loved taking care of people. She was a member of Amazing Grace Baptist Church in Cleveland, TX. Myrtis is preceded in death by her husband, Tex D. Shelley Sr.; sons, Tex D. Shelley Jr. and Edward Shelley.

Survivors include her 2 siblings, Ruth Hatfield and Frances McCullough; daughter, Lisa Colson; 4 grandchildren, Anthony, Theresa, Jessie and Bethany; and her great grandchildren, Seth, Zoe, Josaiah, Kiera Beth, Johnathan, Luke, Elijah, Ilana Marjorie.

Pallbearers will be Kent Kennebrew, Chevy Plaisance, David Roberts, Caleb Roberts, Mark Beatty, Daniel Littleton, Dwight Harper, and Brandon Correa.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 P.M until service time on Monday at Friendship Baptist Church.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Myrtis Shelley, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, December 27, 2021

1:00 - 2:00pm (Central time)

Friendship Baptist Church

4820 Hwy 132, Baskin, LA 71219

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Service

Monday, December 27, 2021

Starts at 2:00pm (Central time)

Friendship Baptist Church

4820 Hwy 132, Baskin, LA 71219

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Send Flowers

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree