Memorial services for Thomas Allen “Tommy” Sheldon, 39, West Plains, Missouri, will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, December 24, 2011, in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Sheldon died at 8:55 a.m., Wednesday, December 21, 2011, near West Plains, Missouri. He was born January 13, 1972, at Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Oral “Tom” Sheldon and Sherry Brotherton. Before he was disabled, Mr. Sheldon was employed at Tony’s Tire and he loved to fish. He was a Christian.
He is survived by his parents, Sherry Collins and Oral “Tom” Sheldon, both of West Plains, Missouri; fiancé, Dawn Hensley and her children, West Plains, Missouri; four brothers, Dennis Lapekes, wife, Cindy, West Plains, Missouri, Jeff Collins, wife, Trisha, Viola, Arkansas, Doug Collins, wife, Michele, Springfield, Missouri and Joshua Sheldon, wife, Joanna, West Plains, Missouri; three sisters, Jessica Tilson, Jennifer Sheldon and Jordan Sheldon, all of West Plains, Missouri; several aunts, uncles, cousins and his friend, Randy Thompson.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles and Ina Brotherton, Floyd and Adaline Sheldon and Erman and Irene Collins.