Shane Pickering was born on Dec. 26, 1973 and passed away at his residence in Fields on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the age of 45.
He is survived by his sons, Darren Kade Pickering and Dillon Kory Pickering and wife, Te’Ann Marie; grandchildren, Kylan Dane, Kenton Dax, Kreed Dash and Kamaeha Daisy; parents, Edward Allen and Janis Smith Pickering; brother, Michael Trent Pickering; and nephews, Slade and Brody. He is also survived by the mother of his children, Shawn Pickering Wilfer.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Allen and Goldie Pickering and Clarence and Barbara Smith.
The family received friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 31, at Riley Smith Funeral Home in DeQuincy.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, at Brushy Creek Baptist Church, located at 125 Brushy Creek Cemetery Rd. in Merryville. Rev. Alvin Dale Smith officiated. Interment followed at Hyatt Cemetery in Fields.
Arrangements were handled by Riley Smith Funeral Home, 1810 W. Fourth St., DeQuincy.