James Robert “Bob” Shelby, 95, of Corbin, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center in Corbin.
James was a veteran, retired Corbin fireman and member of First Christian Church Corbin.
He is preceded in death by his parents, George and Nannie Hurst Shelby, a son, Terry Shelby, and several brothers and sisters.
James will be lovingly remembered by his daughter, Roberta Hopkins (Clyde), of London, son Edmund Shelby (Anne), of Oneida, two brothers; George Shelby of Mainville, Ohio, and Wilbur Shelby, of Louisville, and 10 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for James R. Shelby will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 21.
Visitation for James R. Shelby will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2013.
Condolences can be sent at www.corbinfh.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Corbin Funeral Home.