JEFFERSON - Billy Dean Shallenberger, 78, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Saturday July 5, 2014.
He was born in Champagne, Ill., the son of the late Orville and Jane Brockett Shallenberger. Mr. Shallenberger was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the United States Navy, was a police officer with the University of California and the City of Santa Barbara, and was a member of the Jefferson Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He was a Helping Hand at the Jefferson Elementary School for several years.
Survivors include his life’s companion, Shirley Bradshaw, Jefferson; daughters, S’ea Ryan, Apollo Beach, Fla., Amber Shelly Harris, Bandon, Ore., Carolyn Longmire, Fort Collins, Calif., and Susan Gomez , Buellton, Calif.; brother, Dan Shallenberger, Mainville, Ohio; sister, Mary Windsor, Fort Wayne, Ind.; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A private celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to the Jefferson, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 38 Darnell Rd., Jefferson, GA 30549
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com