Herman Dale Shelby, son of the late Homer T. Shelby and Evelyn Arnett Shelby, was born on May 7, 1941, at Bernie and died at The Riverview in St. Louis on Thursday, July 27, 2006, at the age of 65.
He was united in marriage to Helen Joan Templeton on April 24, 1960, at Bernie.
Mr. Shelby had been the owner and operator of the Dale Shelby Realty in the St. Louis area. He was a resident of St. Louis and a former resident of Bernie.
Survivors include Helen Joan Shelby of Washington; two sons, Robert Dale Shelby of Villa Ridge and Timothy Conway Shelby of Spring, Texas; three brothers, Charles Chasteen Gilbert of Inglis, Fla., Arnett "Junior" Shelby of Salem, and James Edward Shelby of Waterford, Mich.; three sisters, Carolyn Sue Porch of Poplar Bluff, Marilyn Ruth Scofi of Columbus, Ga., and Sharon McClure of Ecoexa, Kan.; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death other than by his parents by one brother, Carl Robert Gilbert in 1967, and one sister, Betty Jean Burchett in 2005.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, July 31, 2006, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel.
Interment will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.