Ms. Marie N. Shoun, age 90, of Butler, Tenn., passed away early Wednesday morning, Sept. 25, 2013 in Johnson City Medical Center, following a brief illness. Mrs. Shoun was born April 9, 1923 in Johnson County to the late John E. Norris Sr. and Rader Mullins Norris. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John A. Shoun as well as a sister Villa Lea Kyte and two brothers J.E. Norris and K.D. Norris. Ms. Shoun was a member of the Little Doe Baptist Church. Her hobbies included sewing, quilting and gardening.
Survivors include a son, John Shoun of Butler, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Shea Shoun and wife Rebecca, Sarasota, Fla., and Michele Winkelmeyer and husband, Kevin of Sarasota, Fla.; six great grandchildren, Tyler, Zachary, Nicholas, and Marek Winkelmeyer and Caleb and Sophia Marie Shoun. Several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive. Special friends, Mary Bowman, Lillian Arnold, Marketta Allen, Linda Keller and Amelia McEwen.
At her request a graveside service for Marie N. Shoun will be conducted on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 from the Lakeview Cemetery in Carter County, Tenn., at 2 p.m. with Reverend Richard Stout to officiate. Honorary pallbearers will be Stan Widener, Larry Mullins, George Lowe, Don Shoun, Mark McEwen, Tony Whalen and Bill Brookshire.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Saint Jude’s Children Research Hospital, 501 Saint Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.
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At the request of Ms. Shoun’s family, her arrangements are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home.