Woodland NC – Joseph Terry Shannon, 83, of Woodland, passed away on November 4, 2022 at his home.
He was born on March 31, 1939 to Joseph and Blanche (Saunders) Shannon in Norfolk, VA. Joseph worked as a Mechanic for Western Branch Diesel.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph M Shannon, his mother, Blanche Shannon, and wife, Shirley Shannon.
Joseph is survived by his son, Joseph Eric (April) Shannon of Woodland, NC; two grandsons, Joseph George Shannon of Aulander, NC, and Dylan Bradley Shannon of the home; and a sister, Susan Layton of Norfolk.
Joseph was a hardworking man who lived and died very simply, let us remember and honor him that way. As per his request, no services will be held.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Rich Square Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Shannon family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.