Arlington – Jimmy
"Shawn" McMillion, 39, died Thursday, July 17, 2003 in his residence.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Flesher Funeral
Home Chapel in Van Alstyne with Toby Soechting officiating. Burial was
in the Van Alstyne cemetery.
Mr. McMillion was born April 22, 1964 in Sherman, the son of Jimmy
Don McMillion and Jean Ann Crawford McMillion. He graduated from Howe High
School in 1982 and from the University of Texas at Tyler in 1995. While
attending Howe High School, he was a member of the Bulldog Marching Band
and honors band, all four years of high school. Other activities included
various sports and vocational agriculture. He was a member of Howe Church
of Christ. He was a Parole Officer with the Texas Department of Corrections.
He loved music and going to Texas Rangers games.
Surviving are his parents, Jimmy Don and Jean Ann McMillion of Howe;
brothers Jonathan McMillion and wife, Cheryl of Arlington and Joey McMillion
of Howe; and grandmother, Emma Jean Crawford of Van Alstyne. He was the
grandson of Jean and Douglas Crawford and the late Jones and Ola McMillion
of Howe. He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He
was uncle to Ryan, Hunter and Garrett McMillion and friend to Stu Highlander.
Pallbearers were Scott McTee, Jason McTee, Stu Highlander, Kevin
Frantz, Rob Hunt, and David Routh.
Arrangements were directed by Flesher Funeral Home.