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Shannon Irene Montgomery

November 30, 1977 ~ February 4, 2024 (age 46) 46 Years Old

Shannon Montgomery Obituary

Shannon Irene Montgomery, 46, passed away on Sunday, February 4, 2024, at her home in Louisville, Kentucky. She was born on November 30, 1977, to Ricky and Deborah Montgomery in New Albany, Indiana. Shannon was a loving mother, daughter, sister, daddy's girl, and fur momma. She loved Jesus, and was baptized at Shawnee Baptist Church. Shannon cherished time spent with her family, her mother, and especially her daughter whom she adored, she proudly claimed she and her daughter grew up together, and their bond the was center of her universe.

Shannon cared for people deeply, and had a smile that would light up the room. Shannon loved to help people, and would always put others before herself. She liked to take care of herself too, always having her hair and nails done, looking pretty and smelling good with her favorite perfume. Shannon was the rock of the family, and loved taking care of everyone, even her little sister who loved to call her a flip-flopper. In her spare time, Shannon enjoyed cheering on her beloved UK Wildcats, making crafts and painting rocks, and traveling to Florida to enjoy the shells, beaches and sticking her toes in the sand while watching for dolphins, her favorite. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Shannon is preceded in death by her brother, Ricky Montgomery; grandmothers, Regina Melson, and Irene O’Neil; grandparents, AD and Dorothy Montgomery; and a special aunt, Louise Powell.

Left to cherish her memory, Shannon is survived by her daughter, Tabitha Malone; the best son-in-law in the world, Robert Malone; brother, Chris Melson; 2 sisters, Regina Montgomery, and Katrina Montgomery; longtime companion, Jon Rose; childhood best cousin, Elisha Embry (Chief); lifelong mother, Lynn Montgomery; 4 nephews, Jordan, Donte, Cooper, CJ, and Baby Ricky; best friends, Marlene Jaggers, Theresa Duff, Alicia Propes, and Mary Rose; fur puppy, Lucky; grand fur puppies, Duke, Daisy, Bailey, and Sadie; and a host of extended family and close friends.

A funeral service for Ms. Shannon Irene Montgomery will be held at 7 PM on Monday, February 12, 2024, at Legacy Funeral Center – Schoppenhorst Chapel, 1832 W. Market Street, Louisville, Kentucky. Visitation will be held from 11 AM to 7 PM at the funeral home, prior to the service.

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February 12, 2024

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Legacy Funeral Center - Schoppenhorst Chapel
1832 W. Market Street
Louisville, KY 40203

Funeral Service
February 12, 2024

7:00 PM
Legacy Funeral Center - Schoppenhorst Chapel
1832 W. Market Street
Louisville, KY 40203


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