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 Charles Burnett Shannon

Charles Burnett Shannon

Death 9 Jan 1933 (aged 85)
Batchtown, Calhoun County, Illinois, USA
Burial Batchtown, Calhoun County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 55334160 · View Source
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Charles married Frances "Fannie" Wilson in 1879. He was a farmer in Calhoun County, Illinois, and they were the parents of 9 children.

At the time of his death, Charles was 85 years, 2 months and 16 days old. He was survived by his wife, Fannie.

Funeral services were conducted in Batchtown, Illinois at 1 p.m. on the afternoon of 10 Jan 1933.

Charles' wife, Fannie, passed away in 1946 and was buried next to him.

Children: 3 sons, 6 daughters.

Father of:
James H. Shannon
Myrtle Shannon Foval
Lucy Shannon Whitten Walter
Ruby "Claire" Shannon Johnson
Sarah Jane Shannon Funk
May "Abigail" Shannon Schlanker
Irene Shannon Shave Pierce
Burnett S. Shannon
Gilbert Leroy Shannon


Obituary excerpts:


The pastor of the Grace Methodist Church, will go to Batchtown, Tuesday, to officiate at the funeral of Charles Shannon, aged 85. Shannon was the father of Bernard [sic] Shannon of Brookside avenue, and Mrs. R. L. Thompson of Tibbit street. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. in Batchtown.

(Alton Evening Telegraph; 09 Jan 1933; p. 2)
Note: All spelling, capitalization and punctuation marks in obituary are exactly as they appeared in the original text.

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  • Added: 23 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55334160
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Burnett Shannon (24 Oct 1847–9 Jan 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55334160, citing Wilson Cemetery, Batchtown, Calhoun County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Lynn (contributor 47138895) .