Jonell (Shanks) Snodgrass, age 88, of Evansville, IN, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022, at River Pointe Health Campus.
Jonell was born December 3, 1933, in Nebo, KY, to Robert Shanks and Azalee (Russ) Evans. She was a member of New Horizon Fellowship Church. Jonell enjoyed floral arranging and reading, and she especially loved to laugh. She was small but mighty and will be missed.
Jonell is survived by her daughters, Linn Temme, Sherry Bender (Bruce), and Annette Higham (Todd); grandchildren, Buddy Adams, Jason Temme (Angie), Lucas Schneider (Sarah), Matthew Schneider (Sharon), Azalee Higham, and Zachary Higham; great grandchildren, Hunter Adams, Daniel Harris, Dean Harris, and Amelia Schneider; youngest sister, Tina Reddick (Gerald); and many beloved nieces, nephews.
Jonell is preceded in death by her loving husband, Ehrman Lee Snodgrass; father, Robert Shanks; mother and step-father, Azalee and Floyd Evans; sister, Edna Kuhn; step-sisters, Anne Turner and Jewell Emerson; and step-brother, Douglas Brown.
The family would like to say a special thank you to River Pointe Health Campus for taking care of our mother these past 3 ½ years of her life and for being so kind her last few weeks. A special thank you to Heart to Hospice as well for being there and handling many difficult situations.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. CST, Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Pastor Carl Mann officiating. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit www.boonefuneralhome.net, select your loved one’s obituary, scroll to the bottom of the page, and click Live Stream. Entombment will be in Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum.
Friends may visit from 11:00 a.m. CST until service time, Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: American Parkinson Disease Association Midwest Chapter at PO Box 814, River Grove, IL 60171-0814 or Heart to Heart Hospice at 610 East Walnut Street, Evansville, IN 47713.
Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net