Shoani Dean Stamey
A Man Who Loved Life
Canton- Our hearts are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Shoani Dean Stamey, age 50, on Friday, January 29, 2021.
Shoani was born December 11, 1970 to the late Sam Stamey and the late Elizabeth Jane Stamey. He had made his home in Haywood County all of his life and had been employed as a talented automobile mechanic. Shoani loved spending time outdoors and fishing in his favorite mountain streams. He had been adventurous all of his life and riding his motorcycle was one of his favorite hobbies that brought him much joy. During quiet times Shoani spent many hours working 3-D puzzles. He was a man that loved life and he was blessed with a multitude of friends that will miss him deeply. In the words of his family, “ Shoani was a wonderful husband, dad, papaw, and brother.” His memory will be cherished forever.
Surviving are his loving wife of 20 years, Veronica Clement Stamey of Canton; his children, Christopher Shook of Canton, Caitlyn Black of Canton and Sean Stamey of Canton; a grandchild, Collin Black; a sister, Robin Stockton of Canton and a brother, Mark Stamey and Kristie of Canton; a niece, Felecia Barrett; a nephew, Earnie Patterson, Jr. and also many other nieces and nephews.
A service of remembrance will be held at 7:00 pm Friday, February 5, 2021 in the chapel of Crawford / Ray Funeral Home. Pastor Gene Worley will be officiating. Attendance will be limited to 50 and all COVID -19 regulations must be observed. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
The Stamey family kindly request that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to Crawford / Ray Funeral Home, 1 North Main Street, Canton, NC 28716 to help assist them with funeral expenses.
Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Stamey family.