It is a sad day for the Shelton family as one of their own passed away early Wednesday morning.
According to the family, 110-year-old Ethan Shelton died with loved ones by his side. The family says he slipped away peacefully.
Shelton was hospitalized for pneumonia over the weekend. Wednesday morning we shared the story of how his music buddies visited and played some tunes in the hospital. He had a burst of energy and rallied for a bit.
Sadly, his health declined again and Ethan passed away Wednesday morning just before 6 am.
Funeral arrangements will be posted soon. Stay with NewsCenter 16 for the latest.