86, born in Shelby, of Earl Park and George Ade Memorial Health Care Center, passed away Friday, December 27, 2019. She is survived by her children, Linda Liffick and Tom (Joyce Skelton) Hutchins; 6 grandchildren and several great and great-great grandchildren; siblings, Richard, Joe, Helen “Susie” Clemens and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Thomas; daughter, Cheryl Heath; parents, Benjamin, Sr. and Helen Shinkle; siblings, Carmalene, Charlotte, Jerry, John, Bette, Roy, Ben, Bill and Barbara Strickhorn and numerous nieces and nephews. Lavonne spent her free time volunteering for various organizations, most recently the Fowler Food Pantry. Visitation, Thursday January 2 from 11-1, concluding with Funeral Services at 1PM, all at Sheets Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Lowell. Burial will follow in Orchard Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to George Ade HCC.