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In your sorrow, turn to God. God begs of you, "Cast all your care on me, for I care for you" (1 Peter 5:7). You who must go through the valley of the shadow of death, you who must say goodbye to those whom you have loved, take heart, take courage. Our Christ is more than adequate for sorrow.


Elizabeth  Eileen Shannon
Apr. 19, 1945 d. Feb. 7, 2012

Macon Georgia
Elizabeth Eileen Murphy Shannon, 66, passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at Pine Pointe Hospice.
Funeral services and a celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 10:00A.M. at Wheeler Heights Baptist Church, with Rev. Franklin Etheridge and Rev. Donnie Murphy officiating. The family will greet friends at the church from 9:00A.M. to 10:00A.M. on Thursday. Memorial contributions may be made to All About Animals, P.O. Box 4331, Macon GA 31208 or Hospice of Central Georgia, 6261 Peake Road, Macon GA 31210. -Mrs. Shannon was born in Gulfport, MS. She was retired from Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley and Hinson law firm in 2006. Mrs. Shannon was a member of Wheeler Heights Baptist Church. She was devoted to her family and enjoyed her retirement years working with local heritage and civic organizations, serving two years as President of the Col. Thomas Hardeman, Jr. Chapter, UDC. -She is survived by her loving husband, Junior Kary Shannon; her beloved daughter, Pamela Renee Shannon; two step-sons, Michael and Richard Shannon of FL., and their children, Devin, Justin and Jasmine Shannon; mother and father, Jack and Sadie Morris of Saucier, MS.; brothers, sisters and spouses, Sandy Steele of Perkinston, MS., Donnie and Anne Murphy of Bonifay, FL., Jan and Hunter Patton of Gulfport, MS., Jay Morris of Perkinston, MS., Jackie Copeland of Saucier, MS., Jack Morris II, Saucier, MS.; three nephews, Channing Steele of Atlanta, D.J. Murphy of FL., Brantley Copeland of Saucier, MS.; and numerous sister and brothers-in-laws.Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of the arrangements.