Shelby Jean Walters Polk, 79, of Front Royal, passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017, in Heritage Hall in Front Royal.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 18 at 2:30 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home with Pastor Butch Hammond. Interment will follow in the Marshall Cemetery in Marshall, Virginia.
Shelby was born on July 4, 1937, in Front Royal, daughter of the late Floyd Lee Walters and Ida Marie Sours Walters.
She worked for many years as a Day Care Supervisor for the First Assembly of God Church Day Care in Front Royal.
Shelby was married to the late William Elwood “Woody” Polk who preceded her in death in November 2016.
Surviving are three sons Jeff Polk, William Polk, Jr., and Richard Polk; two brothers Rev. Paul Walters and Floyd L. Walters, Jr.; three sisters Charlotte Mae Lightner, Doris W. Meade, and Mildred M. Langhorne; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mark Jewell, Warren Brown, David Lee Meade, and Roger Lightner.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, February 18 from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Mountain Top Church at Skyline, 538 Villa Avenue, Front Royal, Virginia 22630.