Donald L. Shelby, Jr., age 64, of Harrisburg, passed away at 2:50 PM, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at his residence in Harrisburg.
Donald was born on January 22, 1956 in Elgin, Illinois to the late Donald L. and Barbara Shelby, Sr. He served his country in the U.S. Army, where he learned to operate heavy equipment. Following the service, Donald became a truck driver, from which he retired. He enjoyed back-roading, listening to music and riding his Harley Davidson.
Donald is survived by five children, sons, Justin Shelby of Pope County; Kyle Shelby of Harrisburg; Michael Shelby of Harrisburg; River Shelby of Harrisburg; and daughter, Haley Shelby of Harrisburg; six grandchildren; brother Charlie Shelby of Texas; and sister, “Sissy” Shelby of Texas.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents; son, Donald Matthew Shelby and daughter, Hillary Shelby.
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