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Shannon Melissa Stormes

of North Little Rock, AR, 1950 - 2022

SHANNON MELISSA STORMES of North Little Rock, age 71, passed away peacefully on June 28, 2022. Born September 28, 1950 to Mary Ellen Garrett and Truman Irvin Stormes, she was a faithful member of St. Patrick's Church and a 1968 graduate of Mount Saint Mary Academy. After owning Heights Florist in Little Rock for several years, she began a 29 year career with AR Game and Fish Commission in the License Division before retiring in 2017.
She is preceded in death by both parents; her sisters Mary Ellen Walls Pack and Gaye Garrett Greene; Shannon is survived by two children, Melissa (Clay) Garvin of Cabot and Robert E Watts Jr (Michelle) of North Little Rock; four grandchildren Shannon Larrissa (Cole) Lockwood of Oklahoma City, Okla., Faith Marie (Clayton) Ennis of Beebe, Joseph Gunter Garvin of Cabot, and Caden Octavia Watts of North Little Rock; and a brother F. Michael Stormes of Fayetteville. She will be loved and missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 6, 10 a.m. to noon at Smith-North Little Rock Funeral Home, 1921 Main Street. A Rosary at 12:30 p.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 1 p.m., at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 211 W 19th Street. Burial will be private at Roselawn Cemetery in Little Rock at a later date. Extended obituary and online guestbook at

Published July 3, 2022

North Little Rock Funeral Home
1921 Main St, North Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-758-1170