About us


J. W. Shelton Auction & Realty is a Virginia based auction, real estate brokerage company that has been in business since 1955.

We have been committed to giving great service for 50 + years. We have a new location on highway 58 in Riverdale (South Boston), beside the Super 8 Motel.

Our Mailing Address:

  • 1048 Bill Tuck Highway South Boston, VA 24592
  • Office Phone: (434) 572-4647 or (844) 572-4647
  • Fax: (434) 572-2798
  • Sam's Cell : (434) 572-7156

Whether you desire to purchase or sell property we are here to serve you. We also specialize in all types of auctions such as; estate auctions, farm equipment, real estate, and others to suit your needs. We have conducted auctions for bankers, attorneys, corporations & specialize in the sale of farmland & Estate auctions. We have a professional staff of outstanding agents who will work with you to find just what you’re looking for. Sam Watts is the owner of J. W. Shelton Auction & Realty and broker, and an auctioneer.

Our real estate agents are Sam Watts, James (Jay) Jennings, Cheryl Watts, Priscilla Lassiter, Jellpa (Jill) Conner, and Dana Howerton Smith. Give us a call or stop by either office today and let us serve your real estate and auction needs.