A funeral service celebrating the life of Bobby Shannon, 80, of Lugoff, SC, will be held today, June 22, 2015, at 10 a.m. at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Rev. Chuck Everett will officiate, with burial to follow in Midway Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday, June 21, from 4 -6 p.m. at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel.
Mr. Shannon died Friday, June 19, 2015. He was the son of the late Rebecca Blizzard Shannon and Sam Shannon. Bobby is survived by daughters, Barbara Bullock (Dennis) and Patricia S. Hornsby (Phillip) both of Lugoff, SC; sons Sammy Shannon, of Lugoff, Patrick Shannon (Dana) of Commerce, GA; sisters, Rebecca Weems, Helen Martin, and Pauline Rhodes; and eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by siblings, Lee Shannon, Clyde Shannon, Rufus Shannon, Lila Martin (Brownie) Sarah Richardson, and daughter-in-law, Lavonne Shannon.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be sent to the Shannon family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.