He was born August 29, 1925 in Franklin County; the son of the late J.S. and Oma (Nave) Shahan.
He was employed by Armstrong World Industries as a machine operator. He served his country in the US Army and was a Veteran of World War II.
Mr. Shahan was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel (Holemon).
Surviving are son, Michael Shahan of Winchester, TN, daughter, Patricia Shahan of Winchester, TN, sister, Betty Jane Shahan of Ashland City, TN, and brother-in-law, Lewis Holemon, Jr.
A graveside service will be at 2:00 PM on Monday at Winchester Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM on Monday, April 16, 2012, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, Winchester.
Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.