JoAnn Shannon of Sunbright, TN

May 24, 1942 ~ March 9, 2018 (age 75)

Mrs. JoAnn (Sexton) Shannon age 75, went home to be with the Lord March 9, 2018 with her family by her side. She was a member of White Oak Missionary Baptist Church  which she loved with all her soul. She loved camping, spending time with family and she loved life. She will be truly missed by all who knew her.


She is preceded in death by her husband, Ambers Shannon; parents, Hershel and Florida Sexton; grandson, Braxton Shannon; brother, Jerry Sexton; son-in-law, Rev. Mike Garrett.


She is survived by her children, Kathy Garrett, Rex Shannon, Thurman (Melissa) Shannon, Michelle (Doug) Trout, Sherman (Tina) Shannon and Robin Shannon; grandchildren, Adam Garrett, Danielle Rogers, Devin and Zade Shannon, Tyler Trout, Hillary Webb, Flynt Helton, Kaitlyn and John Hamby; great grandchildren, Camden, Noah, Evan, Myka, Addie, Garrett, Colson and baby Aubrie on the way; brothers, James (Sharon) Sexton, Junior (Sharon) Sexton, Judy Lyons, Janice Maples, Larry (Cathy) Sexton.


The family will receive friends Monday, March 12, 2018 at White Oak Missionary Baptist Church in Sunbright from 5-7:00 p.m. Funeral will be Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at White Oak Missionary Baptist Church in Sunbright at 11:00 a.m with Bro. Adam Garrett and Tyler Trout officiating. Interment to follow in the Sunbright Cemetery in Sunbright.


A special thanks to the Roane County Fresenius Medical Care for their love and care.


In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the White Oak Youth Choir, 118 Cumberland Mountain Circle, Sunbright Tn.  37872.



Schubert Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

© 2018 Schubert Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS