Revie Shannon Jr., 82, of Paducah died at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Baptist Health Paducah.
He was a member of Bethel A.M.E Church of Brookport, Ill., a retiree of the Kentucky Department of Transportation and a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife, Lois V. Shannon; five sons, Charles Shannon of Shelby, N.C., Reike L. Shannon of Burgin, Jerry Shannon of Paducah, Troy Sherrill of Nashville, Tenn. and Tracy Sherrill of Grand Chain, Ill.; six daughters, Sharolyn Johnson and Marolyn Ware, both of Paducah, Sobra Denise Shannon of Springfield, Ill., Sharon Jackson of Morino, Calif., Janice Shannon of Indianapolis, and Linda Faye Davis of Paducah; 13 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, David Shannon and Lanfort Shannon, both of Brookport; three sisters, Sue Strong of Paducah, Marie Jones of Racine, Wis., and Gloria Ann Shannon of Brookport; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Regina K. Shannon-Meadows; one son, Donnie Sherrill; three sisters; and three brothers. His parents were Revie L. Shannon, Sr. and Susie Hamilton Shannon.
Services will be at noon Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home with William D. Hensley officiating. Military rites will be conducted.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Saturday at the funeral home.
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