Home going celebration for Corine Shannon, 80, will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 31, 2018, at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church with the Rev. Kirk Rushing officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery with the assistance of her grandsons, Mario, Chad, Marcus, Al’Lugene and Jarvis Dawkins; Jysmon Lenard; and Darrell Anderson serving as pallbearers.
A time of visitation and support for the family and friends will be held from 6 to 7 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.
The daughter of the late Freddy and Anna Owens, Corine was born Aug. 11, 1937, in De Kalb, Texas and went to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday morning, March 25, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.
A member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Corine worked for Ardmore Memorial Hospital for 30 years as a nurse.
Left to forever cherish her precious memory are her daughters, Barbara Dawkins, Deloris Dawkins, CoAnn Dawkins and husband, Stanley, Paula Dawkins, Tammy Dawkins and Alisa Calhoun; son, Jessie Dawkins; step-daughter, Marie Stubblefield and husband, Kelly; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; a very special niece, Kendra Williamson; and a host of other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and three sisters.
Services are under the direction of Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory where online condolences for the family may be left at www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.