May 8, 1936 – January 31, 2018
Funeral Services for Mr. Shelly Flournoy will be held Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11 am at Holy Ground International in Livingston, Texas with Pastor Manuel Dunham Jr. officiating. Internment will follow at Greenfield Cemetery in Livingston, Texas. Mr. Flournoy was born May 8, 1936 in Springhill, Louisiana to parents Mr. Dan Sr. and Mrs. Ruthie Lee Dunn Flournoy, and he passed away January 31, 2017 in Livingston, Texas.
Shelly grew up in Springhill, Louisiana and attended public school there at a young age he moved to Livingston with Mr. James “Son” Thompson and began hauling pulpwood; later he was employed with Walker Wood currently known as Red Barn Building Materials until he retired.
In 1963 he married Mrs. Eartha Lee Brown Flournoy and to this union one child was born whom they named Jackie “Boo” Flournoy. Later he met and married Mrs. Ruby Nell Carter and remained faithful until her demise. To this union no children were born.
Shelly managed the Galloway Motel for many years until his health began to fail him; He enjoyed attending the Spirit of Integrity Worship Center.
He was preceded in death by both parents; his daughter; Siblings; Wanda Flournoy; Pearlie Mae Flournoy; Henry Flournoy
He leaves to cherish his memories: Brother: Deacon Dan Flournoy Jr. (Elder Ruth) of Livingston, Texas; Freddie Flournoy (Thelma) of Risen Arkansas; Sisters: Louise Barrow (John) of Springhill, Arkansas; Ruthie Mae of Springhill, Arkansas; Special Friend: Mr. James “Son” Thompson (Rena) of Livingston, Texas; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Pallbearers: Dan E. Flournoy; Richard Flournoy; Velton Price; Vincent Crew; David Landers; Monty Ball Heglar
Honorary Pallbearers: Dan Flournoy Jr. and Freddie Flournoy;