Posted: Thursday, October 30, 2008 5:41 pm
The Messenger. 10.29.08
Nancy Margaret Shannon, 89, of Sharon, mother of Mike Shannon of Union City, died at Volunteer Community Hospital in Martin Oct. 27, 2008.
A funeral mass is planned for 3:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Jude Catholic Church in Martin. Burial will follow in Tansil Cemetery in Sharon.
Friends may call at Gardner Funeral Home in Sharon this evening from 5-9 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Will Erwin, Chase Lewis, Donny Lewis, Mark Lewis, Kevin Paschall, Ryan Richardson, Jon Sipes and Joseph Sipes.
She was born Oct. 18, 1919, in Beech Grove, Ky., daughter of the late E.O. and Frances (Brown) Fulkerson. She was the widow of Fred Shannon, was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church and was a homemaker.
Survivors also include four daughters and three sons-in-law, Teresa and John Erwin and Regina and Burton Sipes, all of Sharon, Freda Lewis of Greenfield and Judy and Jamie Paschall of Gleason; her daughter-in-law, Chris Shannon of Union City; her sister, Lima Brown of Alamogorda, N.M.; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.