Josephine Greaves Shannon
SUNRISE: October 15, 1936
SUNSET: June 12, 2015
“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful.
- 2 Timothy 4:7
The Greaves, Shannon, Bernard, Dionne, and Johnson families announce with profound sadness the home-going of our beloved loved one Josephine Greaves Shannon who departed this life on June 12, 2015, at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Mrs. Josephine Greaves Shannon is survived by her loving daughter, Murrey Bernard Dionne, Grandsons: Kiejah and Conley Dionne, Siblings: Martha Greaves Borner, Nathaniel Greaves and Barchue J. Greaves.
She will be lovingly missed by Nieces: Allia Hanson Lawson, Joyce N. Greaves, Mardia Greaves Bloh, Fatima Greaves Johnson, Nephews: John T. Greaves Jr., William H. Greaves Jr., Edmund Greaves, Aloysius Hanson Jr., Jeremiah Greaves, Frances B. Greaves, Step Children, Grandnieces, Grand Nephews, God Children and host of relatives in Liberia and the United States. MAY HER SOUL REST IN PEACE.
Funeral services will be held at:
William Toney’s Funeral Home
Saturday, June 27, 2015
216 E. Barbee St., Zebulon, NC 27597
Phone: 919 269-9652
VIEWING AND TRIBUTES
11:00 A.M. – 12:45 P.M.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICE
1:00pm – 2:00pm
2:30pm to 6:00pm
Rev. A. Momolue Diggs & Rev. William M. Patray, Sr.
Miss. Joyce N. Greaves (770) 329-7863
Mrs. Fatima Greaves Johnson (619) 227-3919
Mr. William H. Greaves Jr. (347) 425-2052
Mr. Barchue J. Greaves (347) 224-6882
Mrs. Jackie R. Cato (214) 566-4282
Rev. William M. Patray, Sr (919) 539-5074
(Please reference Josephine G. Shannon)
139 Corporation Parkway
Raleigh, NC 27610
Ph: 919 212-6900
Country Hearth Inn of Knightdale
700 Money Court
Knightdale, NC 27545
Ph: 919 266-7324
4716 New Bern Ave
Raleigh NC 27610