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 Shawn Therece <I>Hodges</I> McCraney

Shawn Therece Hodges McCraney

Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Death 30 Oct 2012 (aged 47)
Charlevoix, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA
Burial Charlevoix, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 100009978 · View Source
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Shawn Therece McCraney

On Oct. 30, 2012, Charlevoix lost an angel, Shawn Therece McCraney.

She was born March 4, 1965, in Grand Rapids, to James E. and Moreen K. (Verlin) Hodges.

At the age of 13 she moved to Charlevoix to live with her sister and brother-in-law, Kathy and Butch Zoet, who became her second parents.

Shawn graduated from Charlevoix High School in 1984 and attended Ashworth Business College.

Shawn spent her life as a caregiver, working for Grandvue Medical Care Facility, Charlevoix Area Hospital, and the Charlevoix Ambulance.

For the past several years, she fulfilled her life passion by owning and operating Georgia House Assisted Living and Heavenly Helpers in-home care.
Her love of the elderly is her legacy to all of us.

On Oct. 12, 1996, she married her soul mate, Russ McCraney and together they unconditionally loved their two children. Not only a faithful wife and mother, Shawn passionately served God and her community.

She is survived by her husband, Russ, and their children, Cassie and Joey; along with many brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews as well as grandparents, Howard and Dorothy Zoet of Middleville; and father-in-law, Ray "Pops" McCraney of Horton Bay.

Shawn was preceded in death by her parents and mother-in-law, Nancy "Nana" McCraney.

Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Community Reformed Church in Charlevoix where visitation will begin at 10 a.m.

Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery in Charlevoix.
The Rev. Chip Sauer will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to McCraney Children's College Fund, c/o Charlevoix State Bank, 111 State St., Charlevoix, Mich. 49720.

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  • Maintained by: sarah
  • Originally Created by: mourninglory
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100009978
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shawn Therece Hodges McCraney (4 Mar 1965–30 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100009978, citing Brookside Cemetery, Charlevoix, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by sarah (contributor 46592785) .