Kyle Shumans, 25, of Hazlehurst, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. Shumans was born in Augusta, but had lived most of his life in Jeff Davis County. He was employed by Seven Bridges Ministry in Smyrna. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Leroy Shumans.
Survivors include parents, Dr. David and Judy Shumans of Hazlehurst, one brother, Grant Shumans of Hazlehurst; maternal grandparents, Raymond and Lorine Davis of Hazlehurst; paternal grandmother, Merleen Shumans of Hazlehurst; several aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18 in the Southside Baptist Church with the Revs. Danny Wells and Roger Daniels officiating. Burial followed in Graham United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Kyle McLendon, Anthony McNeal, Kyle Herndon, Jonathan Yawn, Jonathan Graham, Allen Crawford, Josh Coleman and Cole Yawn.
Honorary pallbearers were Kyle’s brothers’ in Christ and friends associated with Seven Bridges Ministry.
Musical selections were rendered by His Men.
Arrangements were under the direction of Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst.