John Lee Shannon passed away Monday, June 17, 2013, at his daughter’s home surrounded by his loving family. The family will have a private memorial service. John was born March 30, 1946, to Jack Shannon and Margie Gant Shannon, in Altus, Okla.
He was a truck driver by trade and loved to fish and hunt. His greatest joy was his grandchildren. He loved Phillip, traveling with him on the truck in the summer months, and watching Allie play softball.
He is survived by his daughter, Deanna Stephens, and her husband, Tim; grandchildren, Allison Stephens and Airman Phillip Stephens; sisters, June Taylor, and husband, Glen, Nancy Maxwell, and husband, Clifton, Rada King, and husband, Kenneth; brothers, Ben Shannon, and Terry Shannon, and a multitude of wonderful nieces and nephews.
The family sends special thanks to Palo Pinto Hospice for their loving care and support.
Condolences may be left at www.bcbfuneralhome.com.
Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home