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Jo Ellen Shoun, age 68, of 919 Medical Park Drive, Mountain City, TN passed away on Sunday October 25, 2015 at the Mountain City Care Center.
Jo Ellen was born November 29, 1946 to the late Doran E. Shoun and Helma Warner Shoun. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Jack Taylor; and nephew, Larry “Big L” Dunn. Jo Ellen loved stuffed animals, puzzles, pets, and loved being around children. She was also a member of the Liberty Christian Church.
She is survived by four sisters: Deane Brooks and husband Eddie of Mountain City, TN, Reba Taylor, Mountain City, TN, Deb Stevenson and husband Gene, Clyde, NC, Liz Roush and husband Matt, Mountain City, TN; brother; Stuart Shoun and fiancé Reba Mashburn, Hickory, N.C.
There will be celebration of life to honor Jo Ellen on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. from the East Side Chapel of the Hux-Lipford Funeral Home with Rev. Steven Spencer officiating.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Mountain City Care for the wonderful love and care given to Jo Ellen.
Online condolences may be sent to the Shoun family through our website at
Professional services for Jo Ellen Shoun are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home, Mountain City, Tennessee.