Shelby Hazelwood, age 79, of Leitchfield, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at Twins Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield, Kentucky.

He was born on May 5, 1939 in Leitchfield, Kentucky, the son of the late Jess and Nellie Dehart Hazelwood.

He is survived by his son, Carlos Ray Hazelwood, and his wife, Lori.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie King Hazelwood.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield with Bro. Charlie Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Sanders Cemetery.

Visitation is at the Dermitt Funeral Home from 10 a.m. Friday, until time of services.