Geneva Ellen Lusk

July 16, 1940

May 15, 2019

Geneva Ellen Lusk Shelton, 78, of Bassett, Va., passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at her home. She was born on July 16, 1940 in Wyoming County, W.Va. to the late Jessie James Bishop and the late Alice Romaine Lester Bishop. She was also preceded in death by husband, Edward Lee Shelton; brother, Carlos Bishop; and sister, Joyce Rodriguez.

Geneva is survived by her sons, Ronnie Lusk (Layne) of Penhook, Va., Roland Lusk (Janie) of Bassett and Melvin Lusk (Kimberly) of Basset; daughter, Connie Lockhart (Arthur) of Bassett; and granddaughter, Brianne Lusk of Bassett. She was a beloved grandmother to 15 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a special friend, Aaron Crotts.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019 in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel. A funeral service will be heldat 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, 2019 in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Carson Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Hermon Church of the Brethren Cemetery in Bassett.

Online condolences may be made by visiting Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is serving the Shelton family.