Jon Lang Shannon
1938 — 2021
Jon Lang Shannon, resident of Normangee, Texas, took his last breath on this earth and entered heaven on July, 8, 2021, at age 82. Jon was filled to the brim with grit, and an unwavering faith in God and died living out 2 Timothy 4:7, "I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith." Jon was born on August 21, 1938 in Madisonville, Texas and grew up on the family farm in Normangee, Texas. He graduated from Normangee High School and earned a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from Sam Houston State University. He proudly served his country as a Sergeant in the Army's 49th Armored Tank Division. His National Guard Unit was called into active duty during the...