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Shelley Wilson

August 30, 1951 ~ January 14, 2024 (age 72) 72 Years Old

Shelley Wilson Obituary

Shelley Lee Wilson, age 72, of Nebo, Illinois and formerly of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 6:15 a.m. Sunday, January 14, 2024 at Illini Community Hospital in Pittsfield. 

She was born August 30, 1951 in Pittsfield, Illinois the daughter of Marjorie Bigham Shipley.  She married Danny L. Wilson on March 9, 1996 in Mt. Sterling, Illinois and he survives.

Shelley worked as a cook in several area restaurants and had owned and operated Char’s Restaurant in Mt. Sterling for a few years.  She also worked as a housekeeping supervisor for both the Renaissance and Hampton Inn Hotels in Springfield, Illinois.

Shelley truly loved her pups, but her greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.  

Survivors include her husband Danny L. Wilson of Nebo, Illinois. 3 children Paula Campbell (Dave) of Mt. Sterling, Illinois, Tina Johnson (Mark) of Mt. Sterling, Illinois and Barton Crawford (Niki) of Summer Hill, Illinois. 8 grandchildren D. J. Campbell (Katherine), Kristen Patton (Austin), Kourtney Campbell (Mark), Jamie Parker, Josee Parker (Nick), Jake Parker, Bryce Crawford and Trenton Beatty.  15 great grandchildren Alyssa, Brianna, Charlie, Dea, Echo, Jayden, Brinlee, Beau, Ella, Jaxon, Harper, Jace, Alex, Kyson and Jolene.   1 brother John Shipley of Springfield, Illinois.  3 sisters Susie Motley (Doug) of Payson, Illinois, Linda Michaels of Auburn, Illinois and Trella Thomas of Nebo, Illinois also survive along with several nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her mother, 1 granddaughter Lexi Crawford and 1 sister Carla Clark. 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 18, 2024 in the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling with Pastor Dale Gadberry officiating. 

Burial will follow in the Mounds Cemetery near Timewell, Illinois. 

Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. until the time of services on Thursday at the funeral home. 

Memorials are suggested to the family to assist with the expenses. 

Condolences for the family may be left on line at hendrickerfuneralhome.com. 

The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling is assisting the family with the arrangements. 


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January 18, 2024

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hendricker Funeral Home
406 South Capitol Ave.
Mount Sterling, Illinois 62353

Funeral Service
January 18, 2024

2:00 PM
Hendricker Funeral Home
406 South Capitol Ave.
Mount Sterling, Illinois 62353

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Interment following funeral service
January 18, 2024

Mounds Cemetery
1242 CH 2 150 E Street
Timewell, IL 62375


The Family


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