Age 85, passed away June 26, 2021 at her residence. She was born April 9, 1936 in Nashville, Tn. to Joseph and Josephine Chatman Claybrooks. She was a 1953 graduate of Pearl High School. She attended TSU and later received certification from Watkins Institute. She married James F. Shelton, Jr. to this union a daughter was born, Theresa. on March 26, 1960 Dolores married Clark D. Dixon and they remained in this union until God called him home on March 18, 2018. She was employed as a phlebotomist at Meharry Hospital until her health failed.
She is survived by daughter, Theresa Shelton (Tony), son, Clark Dixon(CaSandra), grandsons, Tyran & Terence Stringfello, granddaughters, Jazzlin Dixon & CaSade Dixon, 5 great-grandchildren, sisters, Deborah Cherry and Karen Crowder, brothers, Joseph H. Claybrooks, Jr., Larry Claybrooks, sisters-in-law, Billie Dixon-Irving and Janet P. Campbell, brother-in-law, Jimmy Jordon (Kimwanis), a host of other relatives & friends. Visitatation Friday, July 2, 2021, 12-6 with family present 3-6pm. at funeral home. Funeral Saturday, July 3, 2021, 12noon at funeral home. Burial in Greenwood West.