Vera Dee Shelton, 78, of Woodlawn, Illinois, passed away at 7:05 A.M., Wednesday, August 19 at Mount Vernon Countryside Manor in Mount Vernon. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, August 22 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon with Pastor Rob Hulbert & Pastor Mark Dye officiating. Burial will follow at Atkinson Cemetery in Opdyke, Illinois. Friends of the Vera Dee Shelton Family may call from 5 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, August 21 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. For those who wish, memorials may be given to Bethel Missionary Baptist Church & Atkinson Cemetery in Memory of Vera Dee Shelton and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, Illinois 62864.