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Shelly Lyn Mulkey and  Ryan Joseph McCollum, Jr.

Shelly Lyn Mulkey and Ryan Joseph McCollum, Jr.
  • December 24, 2017
  • Tickfaw, Louisiana

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“I did not know these people but My Heart Goes Out to the Family.God Bless You All ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: lisa anthony - independence, LA

“You are most beautiful young lady I will sure miss you a lot and that most beautiful handsome baby boy ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Catherine Dubose - Tickfaw, LA

“Oh my God, how my heart hurts for this family. I don't know them but my heart still goes out to them. The pain they must feel is immeasurable. I...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Michelle Hodge - Maurepas, LA

“My deepest condolences go out to the family. Shelly was a good, free spirit, and an amazing person. She's gone too soon. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Madison Ogima - Hammond, LA

“You was a lovely mother to baby jr. You was a great cousin and beat friend too me u truly do miss and love you so much. I'll never forget y'all so...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Heather Johnson - LA - Family

“Rochelle , Billy, and Ryan,My heart goes out to you all. I can't even imagine what you are going through. My Prayers are with you that God brings you...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Jo Ann Newman - Hammond, LA

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Shelly Lyn Mulkey, 19 years old of Tickfaw, Louisiana, passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017 along with her 7 month old son and another child on the way. Shelly was born on February 13, 1998 in Hammond Louisiana, and was the loving and devoted mother to Ryan Joseph McCollum, Jr. who was born on May 9, 2017.

Shelly is survived by her fiance and father of her children, Ryan Joseph McCollum, Sr.; father and mother, Billy Carmon Mulkey, Sr. and Rochelle Lynette Reine Mulkey; brothers, Skyler Mulkey (Megan), Justin Mulkey (Hannah), Ferlin Mulkey, Jr., Christopher Mulkey, Billy Carmon Mulkey, Jr., and Adam Mulkey; uncle, Roland James "Jamie" Reine; aunt, Amy Reine; as well as 8 nieces, 2 nephews, and many other family and friends. Also surviving are Ryan Jr.'s grandma, Debbie McCollum; great grandma, Mattie Ann McCollum; uncle, Dylan McCollum; and aunt, Kristi Ougel.

Shelly was preceded in death by her grandparents, Linda and Floyd Wainwright, Sharon Barnes, and Joseph Reine; uncle, Ferlin Mulkey, Sr.; and great aunts, Debra Hayes, Yvonne Bordelon, and Tressie Costanza.

Ryan Jr. was also preceded in death by great grandfather, Jospeh Carter McCollum Sr.

Friends will be received Saturday, December 30, 2017 from 10:00 am until the Funeral Service at 2:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 2000 North Morrison Blvd. in Hammond, Louisiana.

Interment will follow in Lanier Cemetery in Loranger, Louisiana

Contributions to help Shelly and Jr.'s family may be made to Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home.

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Lanier Cemetery

Loranger, LA