Stephen Jared Shaneyfelt

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Stephen Jared Shaneyfelt, 28, of Gobler, Mo., passed from this life Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011. Born at Blytheville he was a 2001 graduate of Senath-Hornersville High School and was employed by Daniels Farms in Rives, Mo.

Jared was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Dr. E.A. Shaneyfelt, and also his maternal grandmother, Monda Newcomb.

He is survived by his father, Gene Shaneyfelt, and wife Katie of Pinckneyville, Ill.; mother Tonya Taylor, and husband Dennis of Blytheville; three sisters, Lindsay Atchinson of Springfield, Mo., Elaine Elizabeth Shaneyfelt and Jillian Jean Shaneyfelt, both of Pinckneyville, Ill.; paternal grandmother, Elizabeth Shaneyfelt of Manila; maternal grandfather, Dennis Newcomb of Lake City. He also leaves a special aunt, Mitzi Medsker, and her daughter, Jacklynn.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Howard Funeral Chapel in Manila with Rev. J.E. Crews and Rev. Waylan Tom officiating. Burial followed in the Manila Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were Danny Davis Jr., Tim Reed, Adam Baugus, Jeremy Swindle, Andy Braden and T.J. Scott.

The family received visitors from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

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