Morrison Funeral Home
Marie Hobson Wann
(May 30, 1924 - March 5, 2012)
Mrs. Marie Hobson Wann, of Sheffield, passed away on March 5, 2012.Her family will receive friends on Thursday, March 8, 2012, from 10:00 until 12:00 at Morrison Funeral Home of Tuscumbia. Her funeral service will follow at 12:00 in the funeral home chapel with Dr. Jack McLendon and Rev. Bill Bedsole officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Sheffield, Alabama.
She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a life long and faithful member of the First United Methodist Church of Sheffield and former owner of Union Dry Cleaners, as well as a member of the Colbert Chiefs RV Camping Club.
Mrs. Wann is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth Wann Nunley (David), Hazel Green; sons, Callen Wann (Tokey Kirk), Muscle Shoals; Jimmy Wann, Sheffield; grandson, Todd Wann (Krissy) and great granddaughter, Kyndall Wann, Muscle Shoals. She is also survived by her brother, Luther Hobson (Mary Joyce), Sheffield; sisters-in-law, June Lee Wann, Tuscumbia; Ruth Wann McLendon, Muscle Shoals; Reba Wann Kirkland (Coby) of Deer Park, TX; and many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Wann was preceded in death by her loving and devoted husband of 70 years, retired Col. H.C. (Chick) Wann; her parents, Luther Lunsford and Annie Belle Wilson Hobson; her in-laws, Virgil Callen and Minnie Ragon Wann; sister-in-law, Polly Wann Stewart; brothers-in-law, Deck Wann, Jack Wann, Lee O. Stewart and Jack M. McLendon, Sr.
The family expresses special thanks to Dr. Jack McLendon, Dr. George Evans, Helen Keller Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions may be made to the Sheffield Public Library, 316 N. Montgomery Ave., Sheffield, AL 35660 or First United Methodist Church / Faith in Action, 701 N. Montgomery Ave., Sheffield, AL 35660.
Morrison Funeral Home of Tuscumbia is directing.