Danny Gene Shackelford passed away Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, surrounded by the love of his family and friends. Danny was born Oct. 24, 1950, in Howard County, Indiana.
Danny is survived by his wife, Sharon Lesley Shackelford; daughter, Jessica Shackelford; grandson, Braden Yates; brother, Gary Shackelford; sister, Sandy Norris; nine nieces; nine great-nieces; eight great-nephews; and one great-great niece.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Roscoe Allen Shackelford and Leatrice Bierdemann Shackelford (Joy).
Danny served in the Air Force for 23 years. Danny had been employed at the Miami Correctional Facility for the past 12 years.
Danny's main priority was providing for and loving his family. Danny was an avid hunter and fisherman. Danny came to know the Lord and attended McGrawsville United Methodist Church.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, at McGrawsville United Methodist Church, 9377 South 300 East, Amboy, IN 46911. Funeral will follow at 1 p.m., followed by burial with military service at Crider-Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements are provided by Flowers-Leedy Funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fair Haven Christian Foundation at https://fairhavenfoundation.com/ in honor of Danny.
Family and friends may send condolences to the online guestbook at www.FlowersLeedyAllen.com.
Published on November 20, 2017