Mr. William Sampson Shanklin, age 80, a former resident of Knoxville, Tennessee passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014 at the Renaissance Terrace in Harriman, Tennessee. He was born December 9, 1933 in Harlan, Kentucky to William Appling Shanklin and Mildred Lillian Widener Shanklin. Mr. Shanklin was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on Kendall Road, Knoxville; and was a master barber. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ward Shanklin; and sisters, Norma K. Leffew and Doris Blanton.
Sister: Eula Jean Engle of Knoxville, TN
And several nieces and nephews.
Private interment will be held in the Sherwood Memorial Gardens in Alcoa, Tennessee.