Annis Louise Shatley Lane

Published 12:19 pm Thursday, June 15, 2023

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SAVANNAH, Ga. – Annis Louise Shatley Lane, 79, passed away Friday, June 9, 2023, at her home with her family by her side. She was born in Elizabethton, Tenn., to the late Clyde and Louise Shatley.
Mrs. Lane attended East Tennessee State University and received her Master’s Degree in Education from Midwestern State University. She was a Speech Therapist and Diagnostician for the Wichita Falls Independent School District. She was a member of the P.E.O. (Philanthropic Education Organization) since 2001 and served as President from 2008 until 2010.
Mrs. Lane also was a member of many other charitable and civic organizations. She had a longstanding love of Bridge and those who played it with her. She played in many different Bridge groups for years. After moving to Savannah, she recently began attending Skidaway Island Community Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Elizabeth Lane.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, David Ronald Lane of Savannah, and three sons, Steve Lane (Elayne) of Savannah, John Lane (Torry) of Wichita Falls, Texas, and David W. Lane (Samara) of Wichita Falls, Texas. Also surviving are her sister, Brenda Blevins (Terry) of Kings Mountain, N.C.; nine grandchildren, David Snell (Cecily), Jacob Lane, Harrison Lane (Meranda), Riley Vandehey, Brennan Vandehey, Ethan Lane, Olivia Lane, Kiyah Lane and Dylan Lane; one great-granddaughter, Kylie Lane of Bend, Ore.; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service to honor her life will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 16, at Skidaway Island Community Church, 50 Diamond Causeway, Savannah, GA 31411. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association (
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.

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