Shelton Smith   Shreveport, Louisiana,    born: 1936  -   died: August 31, 2003    

SHELTON C. SMITH died suddenly at his home in Shreveport, Louisiana on August 31, 2003 from a heart attack.  He was 66.  Shelton died 4 months after attending the 2003 GAYP National in Anderson, South Carolina where he finished a close second in the minors.

He was Louisiana State Champion three times (1979, 1981 and 1982.)

A frequent player on the internet, Shelton was a top player in the Kings room where he played under the names lairdandlady and _s_smith.

"A true gentleman at all times, Shelton will be missed by many. I personally lost a good friend and competitor of forty years. So long Old Friend." Submitted by Albert Tucker.

Joseph Ferrell February 14, 1944 - January 21, 2010 -  Houston, TX

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