Kelly Lagan Spelman

December 22, 1971 - December 13, 2016
Kelly Lagan Spelman

Kelly Lagan Spelman of Leland, NC and formerly of Waverly, TN passed away Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at the age of 44 after an extended illness.

She was born on December 22, 1971 to Johnny and Lynn (McNeil) Lagan.  She was preceded in death by her father Johnny Lagan, her son Dylan Shannon and Tim Shannon, father of her three children.

She was homemaker in her own home.

Kelly enjoyed reading, scrap booking, word & number puzzles.

She is survived by her mother, Lynn (McNeil) Lagan of Waverly TN; one son, Garrett Shannon and also one daughter; Danielle Shannon, both of Leland; one brother; Jason Lagan of Leland; one stepbrother; Forrest Trotter and wife Alicia of Dickson, TN.  three nieces Lyrin Trotter, Landree Trotter, of Dickson TN. and Alex Lagan of Wilmington,  also survived by one granddaughter Emery Lynn Coleman of Leland.

Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 2:00pm with  visitation prior to service from 12:00 to 2:00pm at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, Leland Chapel, 525 Village Road Leland NC.   Burial will be in The First Baptist Church Cemetery, Leland NC.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 525 Village Road Leland Chapel . 28451 910.383.3511.


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  • December 16, 2016
    Lillie Sheehy Watson ( your. cousin from Ky. ) says:
    May God give you comfort & peace So sorry

  • December 16, 2016
    Lillie Sheehy Watson ( your. cousin from Ky. ) says:
    God Grant you comfort & peace So very sorry for your GREAT loss

  • December 27, 2016
    Margaret Simmons says:
    Lynn. We just learned of your loss. We are so sad for you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jim Margaret and Pete Simmons