The Courier

Published: February 4, 2000
Carla Sue (Epperson) Shellhammer, 23, of 1224 Bernard Ave., died of natural causes at 1:22 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, 2000 at her resi­dence. She was born March 10, 1976 in Columbus, Ind. to Carl David Ep­person and Susan L. (Galbreath) Malone. Her father survives in Virginia Beach, Va., and her mother and stepfather, David G. Malone, survive in Findlay.

She married Nathan S. Shell­hammer on Dec. 11, 1999 and he survives.

Also surviving are a son, Brady Owen at home; a daughter, Mari­ssa Jade Benson, at home; a pa­ternal grandmother, Sue Epper­son, Hope, Ind.; a sister, MicheleEpperson, Benton Ridge; and a stepsister, Shelly Malone, Findlay.

Mrs. Shellhammer was a home­maker and a waitress.

She was a 1994 graduate of Lib­erty-Benton High School.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, with Pastor Gordon Dickson officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Cemetery, east of Findlay.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Saturday at the fu­neral home.

Memorials may be made to the children's educational fund in care of the funeral home. 

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