Shelby Renee Brown, 24, of Bellefontaine, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at her home.
Shelby was born Oct. 14, 1993, in Bellefontaine, a daughter of Terry and Karen Herring Brown of Lewistown. She was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Phyllis Jean Rambo and Russell L. Herring, and paternal grandfather, Otis “Donnie” Brown.
She is survived by her parents; paternal grandmother, Ruby Stroud; paternal stepgrandmother, Carol Brown; aunts and uncles, Brenda (Robert Sr.) Grumbling, Ronnie Herring, LeRoy (Brenda) Brown, Connie (Jim) Francis, Donna (Jim) Holbrook, Deloras (Joe Mills) Karus, Loretta (Mike) Stroud and Tim Brown; and several cousins.
Shelby was a 2012 graduate of Riverside High School. She studied animal management at Ohio Hi-Point Career Center and animal interpretation at Hocking College after graduation. Shelby worked at MPW in East Liberty,. She was an avid reader who enjoyed listening to music, playing hacky sack and basketball. She loved animals, especially her cat “Tony” and being with family and friends.
Pastor Dana Kidder begins funeral services at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at Shoffstall Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., Lakeview, with visitation from 11 to 2 p.m. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given in her name to a charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences can be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.