Kelsey Paul Shelton age 77 of Tusculum passed away Tuesday May 24, 2022 at the Johnson City Medical Ctr. after a brief illness. He was a longtime member of Oak Grove FWB Church and was a route salesman for 20yrs at PET Dairy, and then was in sales with Bachman Bernard Auto Dealership. Kelsey was a man of Integrity who loved God and cherished his family and friends. Kelsey had a genuine caring and loving nature for all and he never met a stranger. He is survived by his wife of 58 yrs Joyce Shelton, son and daughter-in-law Wayne and Jodi Shelton and granddaughter Abbey of Knoxville, son Paul Shelton of Greeneville, adopted daughter Janis Motter of the home, 4 sisters and brother-in-law Rebecca and Winfred Solomon, Barbara and Jim Lovelace of VA, Joann and John Foster, Phyllis and Wallace Kirk, numerous nieces and nephews, brothers-in-law and sister-in-law Dennis and Martha Peters, David Peters, Steve Peters, Sam Peters of GA. He was preceded in death by his parents Glen Shelton and Mary Burgess. The family will receive friends 12noon - 3pm Saturday at Oak Grove FWB Church with the funeral service to follow at 3pm at Oak Grove FWB Church with Pastor Billy Gragg officiating. The burial will follow in Shiloh CP Cemetery. Pallbearers will be family and friends. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Hope Center.