Laney A. Shannon

1970

SHANNON, LANEY A., age 79,of Rt. 2, Gann Road, Hixson, Tenn., died Tuesday afternoon in a local hospital He was a member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and a lifelong resident of Hixson, Tenn. He was a member of Daisy Masonic Lodge 706 F&AM. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Pearl Johnson Shannon, a son, Claude R. Shannon, Hixson; two daughters, Mrs. Betty Ruth Blevins, Hixson, and Mrs. Virginia Jo Clift of Soddy, tenn.; three brothers, Frank b. Shannon, Clint D. Shannon and Sam Shannon, all of Birmingham, ala.; two sisters, Mrs. Lizzie Roberts of Hixson and Mrs. ruby Rogers of Florida; seven grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the north chapel of the Chattanooga Funeral Home, with Rev. Glenn Blevins officiating. Interment will be in the Johnson Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Reapers Class of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and members of the Daisy Masonic Lodge 706 F&AM. The body is in the north chapel of the Chattanooga Funeral Home, Highway 153.

Chattanooga Times, 29 Jul 1970

 

 

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