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Shelbyville's Mason Ray Fletcher only lived two hours but his impact will live on in others

A Shelbyville child’s life was not long.  Just two hours.  His impact will be felt on lives for years to come.


Mason Ray Fletcher, aged 2 hours, passed away Sunday at Methodist Hospital.  


The obituary notice from Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home states that Mason was the very first infant donor at Methodist Hospital. His organs were donated to help save the lives of six other babies. 


Survivors include his parents of Shelbyville;  2 brothers and 2 sisters; grandparents- Jack & Mary Maxwell of Indianapolis, David & June Neeley of Shelbyville; and several aunts and uncles. 


He was preceded in death by a brother Jacob Fletcher.


A private graveside service will be held at Van Pelt Cemetery.


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