Billy Wayne 'Cooney Shadburn
Billy Wayne 'Cooney Shadburn
  • September 9, 1937 - July 25, 2017
  • Rienzi, Mississippi

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Celebration of Life service for Billy Wayne "Cooney" Shadburn are set for 2:00 p.m. Saturday at his residence 327 CR 500 Rienzi, MS., with Bro. Donnie Davis, Bro. Trey Lambert, Bro. Mark Hoover and Bro. Mark Nail officiating.

Cooney died July 25, 2017 at his residence. He was born September 9, 1937 in Alcorn County, MS. to the late Edgar Dal and Florence Shadburn. He was retired from Dana Corp and farming, was the former owner of Hinkle Creek Café. He enjoyed playing dominos, cards, watching football, basketball and spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Kimble "Buddy" Shadburn; brothers, Jimmy Shadburn, Glenn Shadburn and Tommy Shadburn; son-in-law, Perry W. Bobo.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Bobbie Jones Shadburn; daughters, Pamela Bobo, Tammie (Steve) Owens; son, Stacy (Jennifer) Shadburn; brother, Patrick (Ruth) Shadburn; sister, Geraldine (Lonnie) Richardson; sister-in-law's, Linda Sue Jones, Geneva Jones and Eva Jones; grandchildren, Brandon (Jeni) Bobo, Brandi Barnett, Brittany (Joel) Sparks, Bethany (Jon) Hill, Briley (Carleigh) Shadburn, Easton Shadburn, Jason Shadburn, Curtis (Courtney) Glidewell, Jake (Hannah) Glidewell, Genice Owens, Brian Owens, Kenita (Justin) Moore; 26 great-grandchildren; special friends, Rodney (Paula) Little, Justin (Julie) Little and a host of other family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memoriams may be made to The Cooney Shadburn Memorial Fund c/o of The Shadburn Family or Memorial Funeral Home.

Family will receive family and friends before and after the service.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home.