Elizabeth Shannon, July 21, 1940 - October 12, 1993

E L I ZABETH

SHA NN0 N

July 21. 1940

October 12. 1993

HOMEGOING SERVICES FOR
MRS. ELIZABETH sHANNON
Saturday, October 16, 1993 4:00 p.m. St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church
989 Morrow Avenue Macon, Georgi a Reverend Terence Gray
Officiating Interment Middle Georgia Memory Gardens. Inc. Joycliff Road Macon. Georgia

ELIZABETII
Eternally with the Lord L oyal and Dedicated I nspiring Zealous, Kind, and Faithful A dmired and Ambitious 8 eliever of the Inspired Scriptures Eternally Her Spirit Will Remain Forever Trustworthy and in fate her love will unite in harmony H eaven Bound!

SUMMARY OF LIFE Mrs. Elizabeth Harris Shannon was born to the parentage of Mr. Robert Williams Harris and the late Idalia Holmes Harris PonubliJculySc2ho1o, ls.1940 in Macon, Georgia. She attended Bibb County Elizabeth was a member of the St. Paul AME Church. She was affiliated with the following auxiliaries: Senior Choir, Missionary Board, Stewardess Board, Prayer Band, and Class leader. CShheemwicaasl aCofmorpmaneyr . employee of Maxwell Wire Bound and Allied Elizabeth leaves to morn a devoted husband, Mr. Willie Shannon; two children: Mrs. Susie Thorpe Crawford and Mr. Michael C. Thorpe, both of Macon; four brothers: ].C. Harris of Bloomington, California, Joe H. Harris, Robert Harris, ]r., Otis Harris, all of Macon; two sisters: Nettie R. Harris of Macon and Diane H. Evans of lizella, Georgia; one son-in-law: Elder Vaughn Crawford, Sr. of Macon; mother-in-law: Mrs. Nannie Houseworth of Macon; five sisters-in-law: ]ellarn Harris, Sherry Shannon, Carolyn Shannon, Barbara Shannon, all of Macon and Rita Harris of Bloomington, California; three brothers-in-law: Joseph D. Evans, Jr., Clarence Shannon, Ray Shannon, and William Shannon, all of Macon; seven aunts: Ruby Client, Mattie Riley, lillie Mae Wyche, Mary Pates, Carrie l. Holmes, Nettie Sutton and Rose Perdue; two grandchildren: Detra N. Crawford and Vaughn Crawford, Jr.; a devoted neighbor and friend Mrs. louise White; and a host of other relatives and friends.
TRIBUTE/SUMMARY OF LIFE

ORDER OF SERVICE THE PRELUDE ...... .. .. ... . . ..... .. .... .. .. . . . ..... . .. . . . . ...... Mr . David Fie1ds VIEWING OF REMAINS THE PROCESSIONAL THE HYMN OF PRAISE ............... .. . . ... ..... ........... Choir and Congregation THE PRA.YER~ . ... . .. . ... .. ............................ . ...... Reverend Eddie Ware THE LITURGY OF THE WORD:
Old Testament ........... . ......... Reverend JoeL. Hill New Testament ................ Reverend Marlette Gilbert THE OBITUARY (read silently) THE REMARKS (3 minutes please) ......... . .......................... Lenoda Butts
Celia Mattox Evelyn Lamar THE ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ... . .................. . .................. Brenda Hollingshed SOLO ....................................................... . .. Mrs. A1ice Lamar THE EULOGY ............. . ....... . ......................... Reverend Terence Gray THE HYMN OF ASSURANCE ................................... Choir and Congregation
''My Faith Looks Up To Thee" #415
THE RECESSIONAL
"Sing The Wondrous Love of Jesus" #511

PALLBEARERS
Albert Stokes Benny Gray Sam Patterson WilHam Moton Eric Kirkpatrick Charles Smith
ORDER OF SERVICE/PALLBEARERS

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT The Family of ELIZABETH SHANNON would like to express sincere appreciation for the many acts of kindness shown during our bereavement.
Final Arrangements Entrusted To HUTCHINGS FUNERAL HOME 536 New Street
Macon,. Georgia (912) 743-1212

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