Blanche Mulkey Shelton, 90, of Rossville, Ga. went home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 19, 2009 in a local health care facility.
A native and lifelong resident of Walker County, Mrs. Shelton was a member of Victory Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Howard C. Shelton, parents, Fred B. & Bennie Windham Mulkey, brothers, Wayne, Fred, Frank, & Claude Mulkey, and sisters, Louise Tudor, Freda Iquinto, & Mollie Mulkey.
Survivors include her son, Ray C. Shelton of LaFayette, GA; sister, Betty N. Tate of Chattanooga, & Mary Alkire, Rossville; several nieces & nephews. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Dr. Ernest Groce officiating.
Burial will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 3 – 8 p.m. and Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, Rossville.
Name: Blanche Mulkey; Event Type: Census; Event Date: 1920; Event Place: Chickamauga, Walker, Georgia, United States; Gender: Female; Age: 0; Marital Status: Single; Race: White; Race (Original): White; Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter; Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Daughter; Birth Year (Estimated): 1920; Birthplace: Georgia; Father's Birthplace: Georgia; Mother's Birthplace: Georgia; Sheet Letter: A; Sheet Number: 5.
Fred B Mulkey Head M 27 Tennessee; Bennie Mulkey Wife F 23 Georgia; Wayne Mulkey Son M 7 Georgia; Fred B Mulkey, Jr Son M 5 Georgia; Dorothy Mulkey Daughter F 3 Georgia; Blanche Mulkey Daughter F 0 Georgia.
District: ED 172; Sheet Number and Letter: 5A; Household ID: 96; Line Number: 38; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T625; Affiliate Film Number: 281; GS Film Number: 1820281; Digital Folder Number: 004964463; Image Number: 00099.
Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJXJ-64B : accessed 28 January 2020), Blanche Mulkey in household of Fred B Mulkey, Chickamauga, Walker, Georgia, United States; citing ED 172, sheet 5A, line 38, family 96, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 281; FHL microfilm 1,820,281.
Name: Blanche Mulkey; Event Type: Census; Event Date: 1940; Event Place: Ward 13, Chattanooga, Civil District 1, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States; Gender: Female; Age: 21; Marital Status: Single; Race: White; Race (Original): White; Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter; Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Daughter; Birthplace: Georgia; Birth Year (Estimated): 1919; Last Place of Residence: Lakeview, Walker, Georgia.
Fred B Mulkey Head M 48 Tennessee; Bonnie M Mulkey Wife F 44 Tennessee; Blanche Mulkey Daughter F 21 Georgia; Frank H Mulkey Son M 19 Georgia; Molly E Mulkey Daughter F 17 Georgia; Betty N Mulkey Daughter F 14 Georgia; Freda Mulkey Daughter F 11 Georgia; Mary Jane Mulkey Daughter F 9 Georgia; Claude T Mulkey Son M 7 Georgia.
District: 96-85; Family Number: 190; Sheet Number and Letter: 11B; Line Number: 50; Affiliate Publication Number: T627; Affiliate Film Number: 3954; Digital Folder Number: 005461326; Image Number: 00080.
Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4HT-8TR : 20 January 2020), Claude T Mulkey in household of Fred B Mulkey, Ward 13, Chattanooga, Civil District 1, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 96-85, sheet 11B, line 56, family 190, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3954.
SSDI: Age: 90; Given Name: Blanche; Middle Name: M; Surname: Shelton; Birth Date: 01 Mar 1919; State: Georgia; Last Place of Residence: Rossville, Walker, Georgia; Previous Residence Postal Code: 30741; Event Date: 19 Oct 2009.
Citing this Record: "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JBXB-44X : 20 May 2014), Blanche M Shelton, 19 Oct 2009; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/43471799/blanche-shelton), memorial page forBlanche Mulkey Shelton (1 Mar 1919–19 Oct 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43471799, citing Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville, Walker County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Richard B. Tucker, Sr. (contributor 46898412) .
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