Michael Eddie Shelby

Michael Eddie Shelby, 67, of Star City, passed away February 6, 2022.

He was born February 16, 1954 in Monticello.

Mr. Shelby was of Baptist faith and attended Overcoming Faith Worship Center of Star City.

Mr. Shelby was a tower worker for 35 years with 25 of those being at Shelby Towers and was a boilermaker for 30 years. He was a member of the Boilmakers Local #69 Little Rock, a veteran of the United States Army who served in the Vietnam War. He loved to gamble and be around friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Mack Shelby.

Survivors are his mother, Iris Shelby of Star City; son, Shannon Shelby of Warren; daughters, Sammie Shelby of Stuttgart, and Windy McEntire of Warren; brother, Thomas Shelby (Mafet) of Star City; seven grandchildren, Gauge Robey, Summer and Autumn McEntire, Jordan Lynn Shelby, Savannah Rayne Shelby, Phoenix Leann Shelby and Logan Gage Shelby; and his beloved dog, Girl Girl.

Visitation will be held Saturday, February 12, 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.

Graveside services will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Heflin Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Shannon Shelby, Rocky Shelby, Tyler Shelby, Randy Griffith, Gary Bailey, Courtney Dodgen and De’Wone Knox.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service of Star City.