May 30, 1929 Toomsuba Lauderdale County Mississippi, USA
Mar. 31, 2003 Meridian Lauderdale County Mississippi, USA
Betty Claire was the daughter of Floyd Avery Shannon and Leila Mae Price Shannon. She had one brother Floyd Avery Shannon, Jr. Betty married Norman Earl Pagan 1952 in Lauderdale County, MS. They had twin boys, Norman Maxwell (Max) and Floyd Milton (Mills) Pagan. Norman Earl died 1969. Betty married to Douglas C. (Sonny) Vance. Betty was a very happy person and loved to sing. She died at East Mississippi State Hospital.