William M. “Bill” Shelton, age 91, of Rockwood passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017. He is survived by his wife: Bernice Shelton of Rockwood; son: Kirby Shelton of Castalian Springs, Tennessee; grandsons: Kie Gardner of Rockwood and Brent Paul of Orleans, Indiana; sisters: Jimmy-Jo Ogles of Nashville, Lorraine Purdy of Kingston and Jean Ruth Wilson of Kingston; and half brother: Eugene Welchel. The family will receive friends Friday, May 12, 2017 from 5 to 7 pm in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home in Rockwood. Funeral Service will follow at 7 with family members officiating. Graveside and interment services will be held Saturday, May 13, at 10 am at the Roane Memorial Gardens in Rockwood with military honors presented by the Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard and U.S. Army Honor Guard.