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Becky Shands

Thursday, January 18, 2007

SIKESTON -- Becky Renae Williams Harrison Stewart Shands, 34, died at 9:41 p.m. Jan. 12, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Born Oct. 24, 1972, at Fort Leonard Wood, daughter of James B. Williams of Watertown, N.Y., and Carolyn Sue Long of Sacramento, Calif., she was adopted by the late Eddie Harrison who raised her. She attended Sikeston Public Schools and worked at Kentucky Fried Chicken in Sikeston.

She married Charles "Michael" Shands of Charleston.

Survivors include: two sons, Timothy Shands and Jacob Shands of Charleston; two daughters, Bethany Anne Stewart of East Prairie and Cassidy Renae Shands of Charleston; one brother, Bobby Jean Harrison of California; one sister, Samantha Lynn Holtin of McKenzie, Tenn.; and her maternal grandmother, Betty Long of Sikeston.

She was preceded in death by an infant child; maternal grandfather, Lester Long; and paternal grandparents, Bill and Christine Harrison.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Gospel Church with the Rev. Larry Davis, pastor, officiating.

Nunnelee Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.