John Luther Shellabarger, was born Dec.10, 1942, and went to be with the Lord, Aug. 23, 2014. He resided all of his life in Brownwood, Texas. Visitation for John was held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Graveside services were held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Greenleaf Cemetery.

John graduated from Brownwood High School in 1960. He retired from Dr. Pepper Bottling Company.

John leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of 45 years, Maxine; and a brother, Davis Shellabarger of Flower Mound, Texas. He was “Uncle Johnny” to many nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his parents, M.M. and Jewell Shellabarger; and one sister, Peggy DeViney.

Arrangements were under the care of Davis-Morris Funeral Home.