LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, April 11 at Cedars of Lebanon Primitive Baptist Church for Mr. Shannon, 62, of Lebanon.
Mr. Shannon, a standout slowpitch softball player at Lebanon's Oiler Park with the Valley Discount Team, died Wednesday, April 6, 2011.
Survivors include: wife Elizabeth Neal Shannon; sons Kitwana, Jimmy Jr. (Michelle) and Toriano (Kelly); daughters Athena (Richard) and Tyhesia; brothers Ronnie (Aretha), Vincent (Charlene) and Charles Houston; sisters Jackie, JoAnn, Willie Bell, Doris and Love Lee; 20 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and several other family members and friends.
Mr. Shannon was preceded in death by his daughters, Tonya and Partice; parents Margie and Perry Joyner and brothers Robert, Dowell, Joe Lewis, Ray Daniel and Lamont.
Lebanon's Saddler Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.