Shannon Lenora Busby

February 23, 1970 ~ October 1, 2019 (age 49)


Mrs. Shannon L. Busby, 49, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at the Greene County Hospital. Mrs. Busby worked as a dispatcher for the George County Sheriff’s Department. She enjoyed helping her husband coach softball and had a passion for cooking, gardening, and livestock. Mrs. Busby loved God and her family and greatly enjoyed spending time with them. She was loved and will be greatly missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Daniel and Lula Pope; brothers, Kenneth Pope, David Pope, and Daniel Pope; and sister, Lorraine Pope.

Left to cherish her memories are her husband of 18 years, Arlin E. Busby; sons, Arlin Busby, Jr., David Page, and Kenneth Page; daughters, Tiffany Busby, Shelby Pope Rushing (Bobby), Christy O’Neal (James), and Selina Smith (Anthony); grandchildren, Lula, Mimi, J. J., Brooklyn, Olivia, Daniel, Hannah, Christian, Hunter, Noah Daniel, Addilyn Faith, Rylie, Bryson, and Memphis; sister, Joy Covington (Bill); and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

A wake will be Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 6-9 pm at Freeman Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Friday, October 4, 2019 at 10 am with Bro. Bruce Walley and Bro. Grant McLain officiating. Interment will be in the McLeod Magnolia Cemetery. On-line condolences can be given at Freeman Funeral Home – Leakesville is in charge of arrangements.

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October 3, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Freeman Funeral Home
1601 Lackey Street
Leakesville, Mississippi 39451

Funeral Service
October 4, 2019

10:00 AM
Freeman Funeral Home
1601 Lackey Street
Leakesville, Mississippi 39451

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