Shelby Wells Cashion

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Funeral service for Mrs. Shelby Wells Cashion, age 78, of Petersburg, Tennessee, was held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, at Higgins Funeral Home in Fayetteville, Tennessee. Burial followed in Old Orchard Cemetery in Petersburg. Mrs. Cashion passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Mrs. Cashion was a native of Petersburg, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Maggie Reed Wells. She was a school teacher for 33 years. Mrs. Cashion had a BA and MA from George Peabody College, and was a member of the Hannah Gap Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry Cashion of Petersburg; son Terry (Theresa) Cashion of Nashville, Tennessee; grandchildren Jerry Forrest Cashion and Rebecca Jean Cashion, both of Nashville.

Visitation with the family was from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015 and 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, until the funeral hour.