Shelba Reed

Shelba Reed

Shelba Reed, 58, of Cobden, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017, at her home.

She was born on March 5, 1959, in Alto Pass, the daughter of Walter and Irene Ann Smith Tellor.

She is survived by her two daughters, Brandy Yancey of Cobden and Christina Esparasa of Tennessee; two sons, Bill (Sarah) Reed of Cobden and Richard Reed of Jonesboro; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; her mother, Irene Ann Tellor of Dongola; two sisters, Carla (Kenny) Chapman of Jonesboro and Patricia Broadway of Anna; five brothers, Billy Tellor of Dongola, Rick Tellor of Elk Grove, Ronnie (Lois) Tellor of Dongola, Butch (Jeannie) Tellor of Elk Grove and Junior Tellor of Jonesboro; other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her father.

According to her wishes, there will be no services.

To leave online condolences for the family, visit

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden was in charge of arrangements.

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