Evelyn Rutledge Shelton, age 83, of Snellville, Georgia, entered into rest on July 6, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, John L. Shelton in 1997, and a daughter, Theresa Lorraine Patterson in 1977. She is survived by two sisters and two brothers, Marilou Stone, Mildred Cash, Carroll D. (Betty) Rutledge and Freddy W. (Norma) Rutledge all of Lilburn, GA; with many nieces, nephews and a host of friends. The Service Celebrating the Life of Evelyn R. Shelton will be held Friday, July 8, 2011, at 11:00 A.M. at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Lee officiating. Interment Floral Hills Memory Gardens, Tucker, GA. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. and 7:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Flowers are accepted. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com . Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, "A Family Company", Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200 has been entrusted with the arrangements.