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Shayna Dawn Hickey, 48
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Shayna Dawn Hickey, 48, of McMinnville died Friday, Oct. 16, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. 

She was born Dec. 20, 1971 in McMinnville, was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church, enjoyed music, loved going to concerts, and treasured time spent on family vacations to Dollywood. She was preceded in death by her father Clayton Taylor, sister Kristi Lyn Baker, husband Danny Hickey, and stepfather George Speckhart.

Shayna is survived by her mother Linda Speckhart, son Tyler Brinkley, and niece Peyton Baker. Many other family members, friends, and a host of dedicated nursing staff also survive.

Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Mt. View Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, and again from 11 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Oct. 18, 2020