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Shannon Lynn Thompson, Breeding, KY (1956-2011)

She was a member of a respected South Adair County family and a housewife

Shannon Lynn Thompson, 55, of Breeding, died Friday, July 29, 2011 at her home in Breeding after an illness.

Memorial Service will be Sunday, July 30, 2011, at 2pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. William Hardin officiating. Visitation will be after 12 noon Sunday, July 31, 2011. Cremation was chosen by the family.

She was born Friday, March 16, 1956, in New York. She was the daughter of the late Howard and Joyce Bovier McMann. She died Friday, July 29, 2911, in Breeding, Adair Co., KY, at the age of 55 years, 4 months, and 13 days.

She worked as a housewife.Survivors include her husband, Bruce Thompson, Breeding, KY, and the following:
  • Two sons: Bruce Thompson of Columbia, KY, and Howard Thompson of Breeding, KY

  • Two daughters: Becky Keith and Joyce Morrison both of Columbia, KY

  • Four brothers: Terry Minshall of Virginia, Kory Minshall of Columbia, Ky; Ricky Minshall of New York, and Lonnie McMann of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Patricia Warren of South Carolina

  • Eight grandchildren.
Grissom-Martin Funeral, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements

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