Judy Ann Shelvey, age 72, died May 3, 2020, with her husband by her side, in Carthage MO. She was born October 8, 1947, in Webb City, MO to Raymond and Mamie Maynard. She met and married Roy Shelvey in 1965 in Garden Grove, CA.

For much of her adult life, Judy was a salesclerk, but her real interests were her dogs, Daisy and Hobo, travelling with her husband and their friends, and spending time with her children and grandchildren at the lake house in Manitoba, Canada. She was a loving person who was full of compassion for others.

Judy is survived by her husband, Roy Shelvey; one daughter, Pamela Shelvey; two sons Dean (Nancy) Shelvey, Ryan (Michelle) Shelvey; six grandchildren, Madison (Hunter) Shepard, Adrian, Kaden, Carson, Bronwyn and Emersyn Shelvey; one sister, Jearldine (Reggie) Hibdon; three brothers, Ray Maynard, Dale (Glenda) Maynard, and Rick (Stella) Maynard.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Mamie Maynard, and one infant great-granddaughter, Indigo Shepard.

The funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 7, 2020 at Ulmer Funeral Home in Carthage, MO.

Contributions are suggested and made payable to James River Church (Joplin Campus) Children’s and Youth Ministries, in care of Daniel Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar, MO.


#5 Carthage moDorothy Bull 2020-05-07 13:26
Mr Shelvey, and Dean my deepest condolances to you and your family for your loss. Prayers and condolances for you and your family. Sincerely Mrs Dorothy Bull and the Late Dale Bull.
#4 Salmon Arm BCBev Flewwelling 2020-05-06 04:46
So sad for you, Roy and family. But rejoicing she is with Jesus. Have lots of wonderful memories from Manhattan Beach. Judy was such a fun lady. She always was so generous with my grandkids with all kinds of treasures from the States. Praying for you all as you say good bye.
#3 Carthage, MoLinda Sargent 2020-05-06 03:22
Rest in Heaven Judy. I'll remember you always❤ Our talks, cries, and laughter together.
My sincere prayers are with the family right now. Asking God to please comfort there fragile hearts.
#2 Winnipeg MB CanadaBev McNeill 2020-05-06 00:40
Lots of great memories in Canada and when Karla and Arno lived in California. Karla taught a Judy to crochet and she has made a lot of Afghans. Praying for all the family at this tine if great loss.
#1 Neosho, MOm/m Marvin Jackson 2020-05-05 18:28
Our prayers are with you all. May God wrap His arms around each of you and hold you close!

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