Mrs. Felton was born April 8, 1936, in Conroe to Lee Meadows and Lavota (Dorsey) Meadows. She came to Artesia in 1956, from Carlsbad, N.M. In 1956, she married Dwain Felton in Carlsbad. She retired as head checker at Fenn’s Supermarket and was a professional seamstress with her own label for many years. She was a member of First Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by parents.
Survivors include three sons, David (Donna) Felton of Weatherford, Neal (Vanette) Felton of Mountain Home and Shawn (Missy) Felton of Stephenville; two daughters, Selena Felton of Artesia and Judy (Kim)Harrison of Artesia, N.M.; two sisters, Virginia Barlow and Renelta Keen, both of Skidmore; six grandchildren, Dustin Boyce, Shaina Felton, Hayden Harrison, Hayley Harrison, Dakota Felton and Sy Felton; and one great-grandchild, Lakyn Boyce.
Services were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at Terpening & Son Chapel in Artesia, N.M., with Jason Kraft officiating. Burial was at Woodbine Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Kim Harrison, Dustin Boyce, Hayden Harrison, Dakota Felton and Sy Felton.
Arrangements were under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary in Artesia, N.M. Condolences may be expressed online at www.artesiafunerals.com