Shelvy Louise Young Shannon, 75, of Rossville, Georgia passed away Thursday December 26, 2013. A native of Millstone, Kentucky she has lived in the North Georgia area for the past 56 years. She was a former employee of Catoosa County Board of Education where she worked for 23 years at Cloud Springs Elementary in the Cafeteria and was a member of Chickamauga Church of Christ. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jim Shannon; parents, Russ and Bessie Powell Young and two brothers, Hermen and Harry Young. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Phil and Amanda Shannon of Rossville, GA.; sister-in-law, Jane Young of Rossville, GA.; niece, Becky Young and nephew, Alan Young. Funeral services will be held 1:30 P.M. Monday December 30, 2013 in the funeral home chapel with Minister Shane Robinson officiating. Interment will follow at the Chattanooga National Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-9 P.M. and Monday until funeral time at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family has setup a fund in her name. The Shelvy Shannon Benevolent fund will be used to provide food and clothing to those in need. Send your donations to P.O. Box 555, Chickamauga, GA. 30707 c/o Shelvy Shannon Benevolent fund. Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia.