Shannon Lou Murphy Malek, age 65, died unexpectedly at her home on January 12th, 2020. She was born January 10, 1955 to Billy and Alma (Brown) Murphy in Greenville, MS.

Shannon worked as a nursing home CNA for over 20 years in the Harrison area. She will be remembered for her passion of rescuing all creatures great and small.

Shannon is survived by her husband Butch; two sisters: Ann Reedy and her husband, Charles, of Oklahoma City, OK and Kelley Bowman and her husband, Ty, of Mountain Home, AR; two daughters: Jolena Taylor and her husband, Richard, of Knoxville, TN and Rebecca Jones and her husband, Andrew, of Harrison, AR; four grandchildren: Cody, Sierra, Talena, and Laken; two great grandsons, and by many of her rescued furry friends. She was proceeded in death by her parents.

No services at this time. The family asks that friends donate to their local animal shelters in her memory.