Shannon Nicole Brinkley, was born on December 29, 1994 to her Parents; Wallace Anthony "Tony" Brinkley, Jr and Mary Katherine "Kathy" Williams Brinkley.

She was blessed with two Brothers; Anthony Andrew Brinkley, and William Brinkley. She also had one Step Brother, Matthew Brinkley.
Her Brother; Anthony passed away on April 15, 1998 at age 15.

Grandparents; Wallace Brinkley, Sr and Frances Brinkley, and Newton and Willie Allein Williams.

She was a very proud Aunt to her Niece, Ciara and her Nephew, Anthony.

Her two favorite things were Animals and Rock music.

In Middle School she played in the School Band for two years.

She had many friends, and was a good friend to everyone.

In the Fall of 2009, Shannon would have been a Freshman in high school at Cheatham County Central High School, in Ashland City, TN where she lived.

On the night of Thursday, June 11, 2009 Shannon passed away after she committed suicide at her residence at the young age of 14.

Shannon's Funeral Service was held on Monday, June 15, 2009 at the Boyd Funeral Home in Ashland City, TN where Pastor Terry Bailey officiated. Burial followed at the Cheatham Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Pleasant View in Cheatham County, Tennessee.

Rest in peace, sweet baby girl.