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Obituaries

February 26, 2013

Isabelle Shannon

— The funeral for Isabelle S. Shannon, 95, of Capshaw will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at McConnell Funeral Home with Mark Ebergold officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.

Visitation is from 1-2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Shannon died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Valley View Nursing Home.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Hester Smith and Jesse Shannon.

Survivors include one son, Hester T. Smith Jr. and wife Kay of Florence; one daughter, Edwina Chittam and husband Norman of Capshaw; stepchildren: Peggy O’ Kain, Barbara Bateman, Carolyn Shannon, Judi Shannon and Jack Shannon; grandchildren, Leslie Chittam, Angie Chittam Phillips and husband Olan, Kim Chittam Emerson and husband Marty, Greg Smith, Bryan Smith and wife Kim, Donna Pace and husband Chris.

Mrs. Shannon attended Capshaw Baptist Church all of her life and was the oldest member. She was the retired postmaster of Capshaw Post Office.

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