John Alan Shackelford (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. John Alan Shackelford, beloved husband of Mrs. Jennifer Shackelford, entered into rest on Saturday, February 9, 2008 at Heartland Hospice. A memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m. Friday, February 15, 2008 at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in Berkeley Springs, W.Va. with Pastor Frankie Revell officiating. Interment will be in Friendship Cemetery. Mr. Shackelford was a former employee of the U.S. Government and civil service. He served in the United States Army, with service during the Gulf War. Survivors include his wife; son, Jonathan Shackelford; daughter, Alina Hawks; mother, Alice Shackelford; brothers and families, Tony and Christine Shackelford, David and Belinda Shackelford; sister and family, Jackie and Steve Smith; mother-in-law, Ilene Rankin; numerous nieces and nephews and other family members. He was preceded in death by his father, John L. Shackelford; niece, Alison Munson; and great niece, Alyssa Munson. For those wishing to make memorials, the family suggests Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 513, Berkeley Springs WV 25411 or the American Cancer Society, 2607 Commons Blvd, Augusta, GA 30909. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-February 11, 2008