Mary “Lee” Young Shannon, 94, of Bardstown, passed away Saturday September 19, 2020 at Landmark of Bardstown. She was born October 20, 1925 in Louisville, a retired mail carrier for the United States Post Office, a member of National Association of Letter Carriers in Baltimore, and Woodlawn United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her four children, James Shannon, Charmaine Daverede, Patrick Shannon, and Karen Nutty.
She is survived by her three children, Jennie Lee Ritchie of Bardstown, Mary Catherine Best of Missouri, and Richard Alan Shannon of Bardstown; nine grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; two sisters, Charmaine Sullivan of Maryland, and Luana Johnson of Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service will be Noon Tuesday September 22, 2020 at Barlow Funeral Home, with burial in Bardstown Cemetery. Rev. Matthew Spandler-Davidson will officiate. Visitation will be 10 am – Noon Tuesday September 22 at Barlow Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may go to Gideon’s International.
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