Shelton T. Story

Published 4:40 pm Friday, January 26, 2024

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DREWRYVILLE – Shelton “Shirtail” Thomas Story, 71, went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 25, 2024. He was the son of the late Aubrey Thomas Story and Gladys Crowder Story.

Shirtail was a graduate of Southampton High School and North Carolina State University and was a retired warehouse manager for Meherrin Chemical Company. He was a member of Drewryville United Methodist Church and Shiloh Hunt Club. Shirtail enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding around the community visiting with the local farmers and spending time with his family.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Patti Cobb Story; two sons, Wesley S. Story and Mason A. Story and one grandchild.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, Jan. 29, at 11 a.m. in Wright Funeral Home with Pastor Michael Baugham officiating. The family will receive friends at Shirtail and Patti’s house and suggests memorial donations be made to Shiloh Hunt Club and Capron Fire and Rescue.