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Roger Shelley

August 27, 2019



Florence, SC – Roger Shelley, 68, passed away of Tuesday, August 27, 2019.

Funeral services will be Friday, August 30, 2019 at 11:30 Northgate Baptist Church.  Burial will follow at the National Cemetery in Florence at 1:00 p.m. The family will have a time of visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home.

Mr. Shelley was born in Mullins, SC, the son of Lillie Gibson Shelley and the late Howard Shelley.  He was retired from the US Army.  Roger was a member of  Northgate Baptist Church.  He was a Mason, Amity Lodge #340. 

Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Patricia Butler Shelley; son, Roger “Bubba” Shelley; daughter, Angela (Mac) McSwain; two brothers, Thomas Shelley, Jeffrey C. Shelley; grandchildren, Lillian Ruth McSwain, Hugh Parker McSwain, Owen Cable McSwain, Drew (Mutain) McSwain.  He is preceded in death by two brothers, William Shelley and Joseph H. Shelley. 

Memorials may be made to Cooks for Christ, C/O Beverly McKee, 2500 W. Andover Road, Florence, South Carolina  29501.

You are invited to sign the guestbook at
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home, 4210 W. Palmetto Street, Florence, SC.


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August 29, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home
4210 W W Palmetto St
Florence, SC 29501

Funeral Service
August 30, 2019

11:30 AM
Northgate Baptist Church
1217 N. Ebenezer Road
Florence, SC 29501


Florence National Cemetery
803 E National Cemetery Rd.
Florence, SC 29501

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