Shannon Leslie Coggins, age 50 of Cullowhee NC, passed away on Friday February 17, 2023. He was born on March 5, 1972, in Jackson County, to the Verlon & Clara (Webb) Coggins.
Shannon was always smiling and happy. He was a very good-natured person. He enjoyed bear hunting as a pastime.
He will be dearly missed by his loving father, Verlon Coggins; sisters, Angie Parton (Randy), Regina Myron ( Anthony); grandmother, Lila McCall Coggins; uncle, Clifford (Gay) Coggins; uncle, Curtis Webb; aunt, Dixie Fish; aunt, Phyllis (Gary) Gibson; and many nieces & nephews.
Shannon was preceded in death by his mother, Clara; grandparents, Luther & Britta Lee Coggins, Hayes Webb; aunts and uncles, Dean Webb, Linda Webb Franks , and Frank & Mildred (Coggins) Whetstein.
Memorial donations can be made in Shannon’s name to: Cullowhee Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 2470, Cullowhee NC, 28723.
A Celebration of Shannon’s Life will be held Sunday, June 25, 2023, from 3:00PM - 7:00PM, at East LaPorte River Access Park, State Rte 107, Cullowhee, NC 28723.