Shannon Marie Wood was born August 2, 1978 in Kansas City, Missouri to Michael and Vicki (Hughes) Smith. She passed away January 8, 2016 at her home in Osceola, Missouri after a battle with Ovarian Cancer.
She was united in marriage to Jeremy Wood June 23, 2000. Together they had a family of 3 children, Emily, 20, Alexis, 15 and Ian, 10. There was never a better mother or more loyal wife and friend. She was a cook, secretary, babysitter, homemaker, Shannon was able to be whatever anyone needed at any given moment. She was very considerate and loved her family so much that she endured 7 years of harsh treatment for ovarian cancer when the doctors thought she migh have 2 years.
Shannon had a strength and will that is seldom seen and instilled only by God. She will be missed by many and never forgotten. Her journey was a testament to her faith and love for God and life.