April 19, 1921- October 29, 2018
Mrs. Johnnie Mae Baskin Shelnutt, 97, passed away Monday, Oct. 29, 2018.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 at the First Baptist Church of Eatonton. The family will receive friends after the service.
Mrs. Shelnutt was born on April 19, 1921 in Waycross to the late John Holmes Baskin and the late Laura Isabella Hall Baskin. Mrs. Shelnutt was a graduate of Lakeland High School; She worked 20 years for Sears and Roebucks. She was preceded in death by her husband Lamar Winford Shelnutt.
Mrs. Shelnutt is survived by her daughter, Judie (William) Kitchen,; a son, David (Lisa) Shelnutt; a granddaughter, Kim (Jesus) Mendoza; grandsons, Stephen (Beth) Kitchen, Ross (Lindsay) Shelnutt, Matthew (Risa) Shelnutt, and Lara Shelnutt; great grandchildren, Kaley (Nick) Wilson, Sarah Calvert, Leslie Calvert, Sadie Kitchen, Gracie Kitchen, Parker Shelnutt, Sadie Shelnutt, Anna Shelnutt, Jonah Shelnutt and Piper Thomas, as well as great-great grandchildren Jaycee Maddox, Liam Calvert and Wren Wilson.
Donations in Mrs. Shelnutt’s honor may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
To express condolences and sign the guest book please visit www.williamsfuneral.net
Williams Funeral Home of Eatonton has charge of arrangements.