Billy Shackelford

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William Earl “Billy” Shackelford, 70, of Martin, GA, passed away Monday afternoon, February 7, 2017, at his home.

Born July 1, 1946 in Stephens County, Georgia, he was the son of the late Earl and Evelyn Shackelford.  He was the brother of the late Tommy Shackelford, Wayne Shackelford, and David Shackelford. He worked for Tugalo Construction Company and was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Mike & April Shackelford, Toccoa, and Mark & Debbie Shackelford,  Martin; eleven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren;  One sister,  Debra & John LaCount, of Toccoa, Ga; one brother:  Danny Shackelford of Martin, Ga; mother of his two sons, Mary Sue Pitts Franks.

Graveside services will be Wednesday morning, February 8, 2017, at 11am at the Middle River Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 9am until 11am at the Ginn Funeral Home.


  1. Karen Shackelford Chastain
    February 9, 2017 - 9:54 am

    So sorry for your lost Billy was one of a kind he will be missed by so many people Love to the family I love you all

  2. May God bring you peace and comfort in the days to come.

  3. Angela & Talmadge
    February 8, 2017 - 12:27 pm

    Sorry for your loss! Your family Is in my prayers. I live you and so does God!

  4. Sorry for your loss. Prayers for the entire family. Love you all !!

  5. ElizabethWilliams
    February 8, 2017 - 10:08 am

    So sorry for your lost

  6. Billy was a friend. We will miss him.

  7. Papa Billy, I love you and I always will. I know I’ll see u again.

  8. Billy and Carolyn (Phillips) Buffington
    February 7, 2017 - 9:19 pm

    I’m sorry to hear of your loss , praying for your family .

  9. Michael and Mark so sorry for the loss of your Daddy Thinking of you God Bless Deborah Torres

  10. So sorry for your loss.

  11. Debra an Danny, So sorry to hear about Billy. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  12. Bill and Marie Carson
    February 7, 2017 - 5:11 pm

    You and family are in our prayers.

  13. So sorry to hear of Billy passing may God be with you all in this time of sorrow

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