Norman Ray Shelley passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 70.  He was born on Sunday, June 15, 1947 in Jackson, Mississippi and was a resident of Amite, Louisiana.

Norman is survived by his wife, Claudia Boyd Shelley; daughters, Tina Riels and Renita Shelley; stepson, Derek Ellis; stepdaughter, Marnee Staggs; brother, James Shelley; sisters, Sheila Lacore and Jane Shelley.  Also survived by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Elizabeth Reinheimer and James Shelley.

A private family service was held at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond, Louisiana.

Burial will be held in Jackson, Mississippi at a later date.

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