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Amanda Lilly Sheumaker of Carterville

updated: 2/25/2018 9:40 PM

Amanda Lilly Sheumaker, 55, of Carterville passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, surrounded by loving family and friends.

Amanda was born Feb. 11, 1963, in Herrin, the daughter of Billy Bob and Mary Carolyn "Russell" Barnes.

She married Jeffrey D. Sheumaker July 30, 2011, in Carterville; they shared seven years of marriage.

She is survived by her husband, Jeffrey Sheumaker; children Graham and wife Leslie Johnson and Joshua Johnson and partner Emily Kern; stepchildren Elias and Eleanor Sheumaker; grandsons Silas and Samuel Johnson; sisters Gayle and husband Gary Walker and Jayne and husband David Raso; brother Steve and wife Edna Barnes; several nieces, nephews and cousins; special friend Martha Clendenin; and best friend Storry Taylor.

Amanda was preceded in death by her parents, Billy Bob and Carolyn Barnes.

Interment will be held at Blairsville Cemetery.

A Celebration of Amanda's life will be held at a later date with family and friends. Walker Funeral Home and Crematory entrusted with arrangements.

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