Army Specialist Jonathan Andrew Shanks, born June of 1989, in Bossier City, beloved son of Dr Charles and Stephanie Shanks; beloved husband of Shelby Shanks; beloved father of Steven and Nathan.
He lived most of his life in Haughton, Louisiana. Jonathan joined the National Guard and left for a tour of duty in Iraq, March of 2010.
SPC Jonathan A Shanks lost his battle with PTSD, May 4, 2013. He was 23 years old.