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Emory Shannon Gray Shirley

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Emory was born on November 26, 1929 and passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017.

Emory was a resident of Charlottesville, Virginia at the time of passing.

Shannon graduated from the Virginia Episcopal School in Lynchburg, Va., and was a proud graduate of the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.

He joined the United States Air Force in 1950, where he served overseas in Japan, and was honorably discharged in 1954.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that any contributions be made to Church of Our Saviour, 1165 Rio Road East, Charlottesville, VA 22901.