Shannon Staves, 58, of Beaumont died Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Baptist Hospital. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Ebenezer Baptist Church with burial at Magnolia Cemetery under the direction of Mercy Funeral Home. A public viewing will be from 12 Noon until 5:00 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Mercy Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. at the church on Saturday. Survivors are: one son, Jhmal Martin-Staves of Beaumont; one brother, Sherman Ray Martin, Sr. of Beaumont; two sisters, Shirley Little of Beaumont and Sandra Martin of Garland; (1) grandchild; (6) nieces, (5) nephews, other relatives and many friends.