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 Ethel “Ann” <I>Shanks</I> McCoy

Ethel “Ann” Shanks McCoy

Tennessee, USA
Death 7 Jun 2007 (aged 73)
Surgoinsville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 59004432 · View Source
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"We don't remember days, we remember moments"
SURGOINSVILLE - Ann Shanks McCoy, 73, of Stanley Valley Road, Surgoinsville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday (June 7, 2007).
She was a member of Kincaid Methodist Church and had later attended Looney's Chapel Church until her health started to decline. Ann graduated from Surgoinsville High School and Greeneville Business School. She owned and operated Shanks Grocery for many years and was a former employee of Pressmens Home. Ann retired from Hawkins County Farm Bureau after 28 years of service.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, Raymond McCoy; parents, Andy and Bertha Horne Shanks; brother, Bob Shanks; mother-in-law, Retha McCoy; father-in-law, George McCoy; niece, Teresa Shanks Couch.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathy Williams, of the home; son, Scott McCoy and wife, Linda of Rogersville; granddaughters, Marlena Snapp and husband, Charles of Surgoinsville and Madonna McCoy of Rogersville; brothers, Abner Shanks and wife, Lois and Jack Shanks and wife, Jean, all of Surgoinsville; sisters, Dorothy Johnson of Surgoinsville and Mary Ferrell and husband, J.C. of Rogersville; sister-in-law, Wilma Shanks of Surgoinsville; long-term caregiver, Doris Manis of Surgoinsville; uncle, Jake Horne and wife, Louise of Surgoinsville; aunts, Mae Laster of Rogersville and Belle Johnson of Mooresburg; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A special thank you to Adventa Hospice, Tracy Thayer, Earlene Townley and caregiver, Jessie Clamon.
Calling hours are from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Broome Funeral Home, Rogersville or anytime at the residence, 1524 Stanley Valley Rd., Surgoinsville.
Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tecky Hicks and Rev. Leroy Davis officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Highland Cemetery.
Honarary pallbearers will be John Curtis, Ronald Keck and past board members of Hawkins County Farm Bureau who served during her employment.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial and Honor Program, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105-1942 or to the Alzheimer's Association, 207 N. Boone St., Suite 1500, Johnson City, Tenn. 37604.
Online condolences may be made at
Broome Funeral Home is serving the McCoy family.

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  • Created by: Ronny Ferrell
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59004432
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ethel “Ann” Shanks McCoy (7 Feb 1934–7 Jun 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59004432, citing Highland Cemetery, Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Ronny Ferrell (contributor 46955636) .