Obituary: N.C. Shankle

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

N.C. Shankle, 81, of Chapel Hill, died Monday, May 24, 2010, in Lewisburg. A native of Henry County, Mr. Shankle was the son of the late Joseph Newman and Addie Odell Walker Shankle. He was a retired general contractor and member of the Chapel Hill Church of Christ where he served as an Elder for many years.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Martin Shankle, who died in September 2009.

He is survived by two sons, Alan Shankle of Hermitage and Tony Shankle of Chapel Hill; two daughters, Cecilia Dunn of Weslaco, Texas, and Pam Burrows of Ardmore, Ala.; two sisters, Margaret Baker and Delora French, both of Nashville; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Stan Butt officiating. Interment will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.