Floyd Michael (Mike) Shelton

Floyd Michael (Mike) Shelton, 74, of Texas City, passed away Thursday, January 14, 2021.  Mike was born July 3, 1946, in Spanish Fork, Utah to Floyd and Dorothy Shelton.  He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a retired Electrician from BP Amoco Chemical, Incorporated.   Mike enjoyed being a resident of Texas City and had lived here for most of his life.  Mike also enjoyed a variety of outdoor activities including hunting, fishing and barbecuing.

Mike is preceded in death by his parents.  He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Patti Shelton; two sons: Travis Shelton and Jason Shelton and wife Ginger; two daughters: Ashley Claypole and husband Daniel and Amber Roberts and husband Clay; two brothers: Melvin Shelton and wife Kathy and Murl Shelton and wife Barbara; and nine grandchildren: Austin Claypole, Jeremy Roberts, Andrew Roberts, Emily Shelton, Shelby Shelton, Megan Claypole, Jack Shelton, Dylan Roberts, and Mason Claypole.

A visitation will be held from 10:00am to 11:00am on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at the James Crowder Funeral Home in La Marque. A Memorial Service will follow at 11:00am with Chaplain Kimberly Woda officiating.


  1. I remember the cruise we went on. That was a great time. You will be dearly missed.

    Robert and Melisa Correa
    • Mike was a great guy with a warm personality and awesome sense of humor. Life revolved around his family and he loved doing things for them. RIP, Mike. You’ll be missed!

      Jean Ann Glass
  2. So very for your loss, Travis. Know it is hard to lose your Dad.

    susan obryan
  3. I know this message of encouragement is never enough to wipe your tears and sorrows away in this time of grieving. We just want to let you know that our deepest sympathies are with you and your family. May God’s grace continue to enlighten your way and give you strength always.

    Love and Prayers,

    Sylvia & Bruce Mason
    Iva Mouton & Family

    Sylvia Mason
  4. I know the next chapter of life will bring so many different things and none of those will take away from this one. Take hold of all the things Mike gave to all of you and embrace them. With the warmest of hugs, the strongest of prayers and strength to all of you❣

    Lenore Stone
  5. Prayers to Patti and family.

    Joe & Linda
  6. R.I.P. You were a great guy, I will aways remember you.

    LeRoy W Koenig
  7. Travis I did not know your father, but I know you. He must have been a great man to raise such a wonderful son. My prayers are with you, and remember all of the great times you and he had. When you get down recall one of those memories and smile. He is still looking over you.

    Tammy Hoke
  8. Mike was a friend and fun loving “31” card player who captivated our group with his military stories. We will cherish his memory. Patty, May God Bless you and your family during this time of sorrow.

    Sue & Andy Trahan
  9. I have fond memories of Mike when he was a part of our family and always enjoyed the times spent together. I am saddened to hear of his passing and extend my sympathy to the Shelton family. I know my nephews Travis and Jason will miss their father for many days to come.

    Shelley Middlebrooks
  10. Patti and family – Mike has been a part of my “adopted extended family” for more than half my life. He was a great guy with a gentle spirit and good heart. He will be missed, but I take great comfort in knowing that he is no longer suffering. You all are in my thoughts and prayers always. Love you!

    Alison Aldridge
  11. Great friend and good warehouseman ! R.I.P.

    Eddie Dahl
  12. Patty, Mike has left such an amazing legacy. My thoughts are with you during this difficult time. Lucy and Terry Behrends

    Terry Behrends, Lucy Behrends

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