Shelley died in a tragic accident on November 6, while doing what she loved; running.
Shelley was born in Ogden Utah, the daughter of Alan Emerson and Joan Coral (Burns) Baddley and was raised on a farm in Willard Utah. She graduated from Box Elder High School in 1983. She then attended Snow College in Ephraim, Utah on an athletic scholarship, participating in volleyball, softball, and basketball. She attended Utah State University and graduated with a degree in Parks and Recreation in 1987. She put her sports background and college education to good use working for the Logan City Recreation Center and retired as the Recreation Manger in 2014.
She married Jeffrey Wayne Compton on March 17, 1988 in the Logan Temple. They are blessed with three sons, Brayden Neil, Taylor Wayne and Carter Alan Compton.
Shelley was a 12- year cancer survivor and supported countless people through their cancer journey. Shelley was a fearless warrior through that battle and triumphed over it. She lived by the motto “Be Fearless in loving someone through it”.
She is survived by her husband, her sons, her parents, her two brothers, Scott and Kevin Baddley, and her uncle Gayl Baddley. She is also survived by her parents-in-law, Ken and Marie Compton, brothers and sisters-in-law, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and their spouses, and countless friends.
Viewing to be held at the Allen-Hall Mortuary located at 34 East Center Street, Logan Utah 84321, on Friday, Nov. 10 from 6:00-8:00 PM with a second viewing on Sat. Nov. 11th from 9:00-10:30 AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 1850 N 400 E. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in the North Logan City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Huntsman Cancer Institute. You can donate online, by phone@ 801-584-5816, or by mail: 500 Huntsman Way, Salt Lake City Utah, 84108.