Wayne W. Shelnut, 84, of Benton died Tuesday, April 2, 2013. He was born Sept, 12, 1928, in Benton. Wayne was retired from the U.S. Air Force and he was a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Marie Shelnut; his a parents, Elbert and Bertha Shelnut; two brothers, James Shelnut and Connie Shelnut; a sister, Sherry Austin; and a grandson, Cody Dobbins.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, David and Vickie Shelnut of Maumelle; grandchildren, Breanna and Briel Shelnut, both of Benton, Holly Dobbins of Alexander and Nicole Dobbins of Little Rock; and three great-grandchildren, Vincent and Vera Twidwell and Alex Melton, all of Benton.
Graveside service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, April 5, at the mausoleum in New Rosemont Cemetery.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .