Mr. Trogie Shankle, Jr., Army Veteran and native of Shankleville, Texas, resident of Newton, TX, transitioned on Sunday, April 25, 2021.

Graveside Services for Mr. Shankle will be Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Shankleville Community Cemetery – FM 1415 in Shankleville. Services are under the direction of Coleman’s Mortuary Jasper, Texas.

Mr. Shankle was preceded in death by his parents, Trogie Shankle, Sr., and Thelma Lee Sibley Shankle; three brothers: Roosevelt Shankle, Valree Shankle, and Eugene Shankle; and two sisters: Elroy Strahan and Azzie Lee Byerly Edwards.

He leaves to cherish his memory: four siblings; David Shankle of Dallas, Harold (Helen) Shankle, Mary (Edison Jr.) Grant of Newton, and Zerlene Black of Houston. He also leaves a host of many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

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