Announcements & Celebrations

Lucille Shelton

Lucille Shelton will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, May 18th, with an open house from 2-4 p.m. at Louisa House, 2240 Main St. in Ferndale.She was born May 22, 1918, on the family farm in the Palouse hills near Tekoa, Washington. Lucille and Max were married March 8, 1939 and moved from Tekoa to Ferndale in 1948. They were blessed with sons Bruce (Lynne) and Jim (Diane), 6 grandchildren an 8 great-grands.A long-time member of 1st Baptist Church, Ferndale, she enjoyed teaching the Ladies Bible Study for many years.Lucille worked for Dr. Apland, then Dr. Austin, until she retired in 1998.