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Dorothy Shelton

Ruku Published On Tue Dec 15 2020   Modified On Tue Dec 15 2020
Dorothy Shelton

Facts of Dorothy Shelton

Full NameDorothy Shackleford
First NameDorothy
Last NameShackleford
Birth NameDorothy Shackleford
Other NameDorothy Shelton
ProfessionNovelist, Executive Producer, Celebrity Mother
NationalityAmerican
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Relation WithRonnie Musgrove (ex-husband), Richard Shelton (was married until his death 2012)
No Of Children2, 1 died
FilmographyTime for You to Come Home for Christmas-executive producer
ReligionChristianity

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    Body and Relation Status of Dorothy Shelton

    How many children does Dorothy Shelton have ?2, 1 died
    Who is Dorothy Shelton in Relation with?Ronnie Musgrove (ex-husband), Richard Shelton (was married until his death 2012)

    Dorothy Shelton is widely gaining popularity for being a mother of the renowned American musician, TV personality Blake Shelton. The mother-son duo has also co-written and performed the Christmas song 'Time for Me to Come Home.' The song title shares the same name as Dorothy's 2013 novel.

    The celebrity mother Dorothy was born to the American Shackleford family. Besides, nothing much is known about her early life, education, and siblings. Not only that, but Dorothy's exact birth detail is also missing. However, as per the report, Dorothy previously owned a beauty salon in Ada, Oklahoma.

    Celebrity Son: Balke Shelton

    The primary reason behind Blake's prominence was because of her celebrated son Blake Tollison Shelton is a famous country music singer who has released eleven studio albums.

    Dorothy Shelton is the mother of a famous country music singer Blake Shelton.
    Image: Dorothy Shelton is the mother of a famous country music singer Blake Shelton.
    Source: Instagram @blakeshelton

    The albums featured the top songs such as Austin, Playboys of the Southwestern World, every time I Hear That Song, Who Are You When I'm Not Looking, Sure Be Cool If You Did, Lonely Tonight, Boys 'Round Here, and many others.

    The Grammy Award-nominated Blake serves as a judge of the reality singing competition show The Voice. Similarly, he has hosted the programs like 2016 Kid's Choice Award, Saturday Night Live, Nashville Star, The Price Is Right, etc. Similarly, Shelton has featured in films The Christmas Blessings, I'll Be Me, The Ridiculous 6, Pitch Perfect 2, and The Angry Birds Movie.

    The musical artist Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani got engaged in October 2020.
    Picture: The musical artist Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani got engaged in October 2020.
    Source: Getty Images

    The 44 aged Blake is engaged to her girlfriend, a singer, songwriter, Gwen Stefani, after five years of dating. Before starting relationships with Gwen, Shelton was a married man. He was married to Kaynette Gern from 2003 to 2006.

    Similarly, Blake was in a marital relationship with the singer Miranda Lambert from May 14, 2011, to July 2015.

    Dorothy Shelton's Husband

    As of 2020, Dorothy is a single woman living with her children. Dorothy was married to her husband late. Richard Lee Shelton, aka Dick. Richard was a salesman by profession. 

    Dorothy Shelton (right) and her husband late. Richard Shelton shared their first kid, a daughter named Endy Shelton (left) in 1972.
    Image: Dorothy Shelton (right) and her husband late. Richard Shelton shared their first kid, a daughter named Endy Shelton (left), in 1972.
    Source: Instagram @endydesignz

    Nothing much is known about Dorothy and Richard's marital relationship. But from the bond, they shared two kids, a daughter Endy Shelton (b. 1972), and a son Blake (b. 1976). For the information, Dorothy's only daughter Endy is a jewelry designer.

    Dorothy and her former spouse Richard was living merrily and parenting their kids jointly. However, his tragic demise shattered the happiness of Shelton's family. 

     Dorothy Shelton's husband Richard Lee Shelton passed away on January 17, 2012, at the age of 71.
    Snap: Dorothy Shelton's husband Richard Lee Shelton passed away on January 17, 2012, at the age of 71.
    Source: Body Height Weight

    The singer Blake's father, Richard, passed away at the age of 71 back on January 17, 2012, in Oklahoma following a health problem.

    Elder Son Died In 1990

    Dorothy's elder son Richie Shelton is also no more in this world. Richie died tragically back on November 3, 1990. He passed away at the age of 24 after a car accident in Oklahoma

    The singer Blake and her ex-wife Miranda also wrote the song 'Over You' for late Richie. The song earned massive success. It was named 2012 CMA Song of the Year and was also named Single Record and Song of the Year at the 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards.

    Watch the song 'Over You' written by Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert for his late brother Richie Shelton.

    But it is reported that Richie was not the biological brother of a singer Blake. Richie was the son of Dorothy and her first spouse late. Ronnie Musgrove. After the separation from Ronnie, Dorothy starts her affair with Richard and also changed her son Ronnie's surname to Shelton. 

    Net Worth

    Like early life details, Dorothy has not mentioned the exact ent worth she enjoys. But from her professional career, she might have earned a reasonable sum of wealth. As mentioned above, Dorothy has published a novel titled 'Time for Me to Come Home.' 

    Shackleford also worked in a beauty salon. Additionally, she has also served as an executive producer for the Hallmark channel movies like Time for Me to Come Home for Christmas, Time for You to Come Home for Christmas, and Time for Us to Come Home for Christmas.

    On the other side, Dorothy's son Blake owns an impressive fortune of around $100 million.

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