Obit: Janie Shannon

Obit: Janie Shannon

May 2nd, 2011 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

CHICKAMAUGA Janie Lou Autry Shannon, 80, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, from injuries sustained in a tornado.She was born in Chickamauga, Ga., to the late Jeff and Nora Ann Wallace Autry.She was a lifelong resident of Chickamauga and had worked in house keeping at Tri-County/Hutcheson Medical Center and National Health Care of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.She was a member of United Church of God in Chattanooga.Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Charles A. Lindburg Shannon; son, Wallace Shannon; grandson, Chris Shannon; sister, Dorothy Autry; brothers: John, Frank, Charlie, Elder, James, Barnett and Archie Autry.She is survived by her grandson, Ronnie Shannon, of Flat Rock, Ala.; and a brother, Wayne Autry, of Ringgold, Ga.The family will receive friends prior to the service today.Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today, May 2, 2011, in the chapel with the Rev. Rick Beam officiating.Interment will follow in Lakewood Memory Gardens-South, Rossville, Ga.Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Home, Chickamauga Chapel, Chickamauga, Ga.Online register book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.