Evelyn Penwell Shelton, 78, passed away Monday, October 9, 2017.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:00 am, Carlisle Funeral Home, Tarboro. Entombment will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Enfield.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, Wingate and Ruth Ann Penwell; a step-daughter, Kimberly Carol Kokoruda.
She is survived by her loving family, including her husband, Carl Shelton; grandsons, Anthony Troy Kokoruda and wife, Amy Rose, Eric Mitchell Kokoruda and wife, Ashley; step-son, George Shelton; great grandchildren, Anthony Troy Kokoruda, Jr., Anthony Stephen Kokoruda, Matthew Carl Crews Kokoruda and Ericah Carol Kokoruda.
The family will receive friends and other relatives Friday from 7:00 – 9:00pm at Carlisle Funeral Home, Tarboro.
Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting www.carlislefuneralhome.com
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When someone we love dies, the heartache and grief can be great. I hope that you can be comforted knowing that God cares for you and sees your pain. ( 1 Peter 5:7) "He is close to the brokenhearted and He saves those who are crushed in spirit. (Psalm 34:18) May you find comfort and relief during this grievous time, as you cherish the precious memories.
Submitted by Kathy Volunteer Minister on Oct 12 2017 07:12:58 AM
We didn't always see eye to eye and there are many things I wish I could say to you right now but that was stolen from us. But I Loved You. More than I ever knew. Over the last 5 years that I've known you, you have impacted my life more than you'll ever know. I will keep your lessons with me wherever I go. The last time I saw you you were really concerned about my Bell's Palsy because you cared. Your passing has been really hard on us especially Eric, your baby boy. I know you're watching over us now. I wish you could send us a sign that you're okay. Don't worry about Pop. We got him. He's in good hands. We love you very much, grandma. May you rest easy with Jesus and Kimberly now. Xoxoxoxo until we meet again.
Submitted by Ashley Nicole Manning Kokoruda on Oct 11 2017 01:02:19 PM
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