February 24, 1966 ~ January 16, 2021

Born in: Kansas City, MO
Resided in: Grayson, GA


Funeral Service: January 23, 2021 2:15 pm - January 23, 2021 3:00 pm

Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046


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  1. CandleImageCandice “Graham” Coulson
    4313 Burke Rd
    Fort Worth, TX 76119

    I love you, Uncle Shawn! Praying for the family to receive God’s comfort, love, and strength through this.

  2. Ebonay,
    Our prayers are with you and your beautiful children. My deepest condolences for this terrible loss. You are sincerely loved by your work family – we support you. Sending virtual hugs until I can see you in person.

  3. I was saddened to hear the news of Shaun’s transition. Just know the family is in my prayers. I am praying the Lord will carry you through this difficult time. To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord.

  4. Ebonay, you have my sincere condolences and I will keep your sweet kiddos and you close in my thoughts and prayers. We love you!!
    Your work family

  5. Ebonay – Please accept my sincerest condolences in the loss of your husband. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  6. Ebonay,
    My thoughts and deepest condolences are with you and your family. Sending you love and strength to help get you through this difficult time. Please know that your work family is here to support you in any way that we can.

  7. Ebonay,
    I’m so sorry. Hoping that the joyful memories you shared bring you comfort. Know that we are here to support you in any way that we can. Keeping you and your family in our prayers.

  8. Ebonay, you and the kids have been on my mind non stop. I have prayed and will continue to pray for you and the family. Sending you my deepest condolences and love.

  9. Ebonay,

    I am so very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your children. I am praying that God will bless you with His strength and comfort to get through this difficult time.

  10. Ebonay,
    My deepest sympathy for you and your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you for peace, strength and courage.


  11. Ebonay,
    You and the kids have been on my mind non stop. I have prayed and will continue to pray for you and the family. I am sending my deepest condolences and love.

  12. CandleImageWords cannot express how much Shaun will be missed. Family we love you and pray God will comfort and grant you His peace during this time of grief and for the days ahead. God be our strength.

  13. Ebonay, I am keeping you in my warmest thoughts as you navigate through this difficult time. Your Verizon family loves you and we all are hurting with you. I am here for you in any way I can and I pray for your healing.

    Love Always,
    Rochelle Jones

    • CandleImageSending our deepest condolences to you and the family. We will continue to lift you all up in prayer. We pray for peace, comfort and understanding during this difficult time . We will never forget Shaun . We want you to know he’s always will be with you and he loved , loved , loved you all .

  14. My condolences goes out to the family. Sean you will be missed. It was a pleasure to meet you from afar and thanks for reaching out to me by Facebook. My prayers for strength goes out to the family.

  15. Ebonay- please know my sorrow for your loss. I hope you find comfort from friends and through the everlasting love of our creator, you find strength.
    All my love,

  16. CandleImageFamily please accept our sincerest condolences. We have many fond memories of Shaun that we will cherish now and forever. We pray God will comfort you and give you His peace.
    We love you family,
    Pastor Robert E. And Frances F. Taylor
    Kansas City, MO

  17. Ebonay,
    I am so sorry for you family’s loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am wishing you all comfort and peace in the days ahead. As a part of your work family, we are all here to help in any way that we can. Sending you a big virtual hug.

  18. I will miss my brother, knowing he is at peace and comfort. He Miles, Mallory and Ebonay were like family and will always Be

  19. CandleImageEbonay, I am lifting you and your family in prayer for peace, comfort and strength to carry you through the very hard days ahead. I am so very sorry for the loss of your husband. We love you and are here to support you in any way we can.

  20. CandleImageEbonay,
    Sending you condolences in this time of sadness and sorrow. We are praying that God will continue to comfort and keep you and yours during this difficult time.

    Teresa & family

  21. CandleImageEbonay,
    So sorry to hear about your loss. We are continually praying that God would continue to strengthen and keep you and yours during this difficult time.
    Teresa & Family

  22. My deepest condolences to you Ebonay. I am praying for you and your beautiful children. Isaiah 41:10 “So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand”. May the beautiful memories of your Husband rest in your heart forever. Sending gentle hugs of comfort.

    Resting in the resurrection
    Jaime Powell

  23. CandleImageEbonay, My deepest condolences I will be praying for you and your family. Shaun was a true friend I will miss him deeply we always stayed in touch and we often checked In with each other and spent time together when I came to Atlanta or when he came to California . I will Cherish all the memories we all had together.
    He loved his family and friends
    God bless you

  24. CandleImageEbonay. So very Sorry for the Loss of your Husband!! Praying for you and the Children!! I will Always be here for you 🙏🏾🙌🏾👏🏾 Love you Yvonne Hargrove

  25. CandleImageEbonay, wishing you peace to bring you comfort, the courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.

    You are in my thoughts and prayers, and have my deepest condolences.

  26. CandleImageEbonay, Myles and Mallory. I want to send my deepest condolences on your loss and prayers for grace upon your family. Shaun was a dear friend and former co- worker. I will miss him dearly. Prayers and love for you all.

    With love. ,
    First Lady

  27. CandleImageEbonay,
    I am so sorry for your loss.My deepest condolences to you and your children. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  28. On behalf of the Crews Family, our heart goes out to you and your family. We struggle to find the words to say but I are certainly keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers!


    Eric & Jessica Crews

  29. Shaun always brought laughter and light to the room.
    It our prayer that the love shown will bring comfort to you and your family in days to come.

  30. CandleImageEbonay,

    I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear husband Shaun. My deepest condolences to you and your kids. May God give you the strength and the comfort to cope and have healing, during this very difficult time of grief.
    My heartfelt prayers are with you! Your cousin, Denisse

  31. CandleImageEbonay,
    Sending our deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. Wishing you peace, comfort and hope in the midst of your sorrow. Godspeed.
    Peace & Love!
    Ronnie & Jacinda Dennis

  32. Ebonay my heart is with you and the family in such a time as now the emotions and thoughts of losing a love one can be unacceptable and truth be told it really is unacceptable because Jehovah never ordained it to be part of our Original life.Please mourn and while you do know I mourn to and than at some point allow your faith to mend your broken heart weeping may endure for a night but joy will come in the morning.Reflecting on this valley experience depends our gratitude of the time we are allowed to share with our loved ones in this temporal world.We love and embrace you one heart to another May God Comfort You,love Carl

  33. You’re soooo Loved and, missed already. Rest well Shaun, I hope to see you on that other shore.😢💔

  34. CandleImageShaun, you are loved and missed already. Rest well and, I hope to meet you on that other shore. My prayers and, sincere condolences to your Beautiful Family.

  35. CandleImageI still can’t believe our last conversation was our last conversation. As line brothers we would recite Invictus to each other to memorize. To this day I can’t recite it without seeing his face. Praying for your family. May God show you grace and mercy in your time of loss. Shaun is being embraced in the heavenly light of our Lord. He will be missed greatly.

  36. CandleImageEbonay, we are so sorry and saddened to hear about Shaun. You and your beautiful family are in our hearts, thoughts, and prayers. May Jehovah keep you all in his care and bring you a measure of comfort and peace. We are truly looking forward to the time when Jehovah God will “swallow up death forever. . . and wipe our tears away.”-Isaiah 25:8
    Our love and sympathy to you ♥️🙏🏽
    Love Natasha & Bryan

  37. CandleImageDear Ebonay, you have my heartfelt condolences to you and the kids. Uncle Shaun was such a big part of my life because we were so close in age. He came to live with us during one of his years in college. He was always so caring, loving and kind. I never saw him mad. He always wore that big smile on his face. Super lucky to call him uncle and to be his niece. My umwavering love and sympathy to you and the kids, Rosanna

  38. CandleImageTo My Dearest Twin,
    I can’t even comprehend how you must be feeling now. Yet, there is one thing I know for sure. You are the strongest, most ambitious and loving mother I know. Myles and Mallory will be alright because they will follow their mother’s lead. Stay strong and know you are dearly loved by one and by all, especially me…I love you!

  39. CandleImageEbonay,
    I was saddened to hear about Shaun’s passing. Remembering you both from the beginning and what a great, loving person he was. Please know that I am praying for you and the kids!! God has his arms around you all. This journey is one day at a time. Much Love to you my adopted niece!!

  40. CandleImagePlease accept my deepest condolences for your loss. Shaun was a wonderful person. May his memories comfort you.

  41. Rest Easy my friend.
    You will truly be missed. My thoughts and prayers for you family continue to go up!!

  42. Love and prayers to Ebonay and family. I am sad but my heart is truly happy. I was blessed to have known such an amazing boy that grew up to be an amazing man, husband and DADDY! I will always treasure the memories of my “krazy childhood BFF!” Love and prayers always, DL Verge

  43. CandleImageRest in Power my brother.
    Ebony, May the good Lord give you the strength for yourself and the kids 🙏

  44. CandleImageMy big cousin… even tho you are the baby of the clan, your stature, your smile, that laughter and most of all your heart will forever be imprinted on our hearts and minds and even this city. Shaun, big cuz; rest well… til we meet again.

    To the family, Ebony, Myles and Mallory; our love and prayers for you all; that God be your strength for the days ahead.

    Michelle aka Mickey

  45. CandleImageTo the family, Please know as a classmate from Ruskin high school in Kansas City Missouri I’m gonna miss such a kind hearted friend.

  46. CandleImageI am cousin Katherine Jackson Morgans from Kansas City Missouri. Rick & Shawn will be sorely missed. But will continue to live on family in our hearts& minds. May the Grace of God & his comfort lift you up . Family May the Savior’s peace envelope us as we journey thru this difficult time. 🙏🙏🙏

  47. May the God of All Comfort, Now Comfort You All In This Your Time of Bereavement. Praying Hard for You All, Shaun’s Wife and Children, In Jesus’s Name!

  48. CandleImageOur deepest sympathies and prayers are with you and your family. May God Bless you during this difficult time.

  49. Please accept my deepest condolences and sincere prayers. May God’s peace and love surround the entire family.🙏🏽❤️

  50. CandleImageDear Ebonay, & Family
    My Sincere condolences and prayers for the loss of your Husband, Dad, Brother and Uncle & my Precious Cousin. He was truly a loving wonderful man. I pray God’s Comfort in Jesus Name

  51. I’m a friend of Myles and may and I pray his his father, Mr. Holmes, will see the lord. Wishing his family well.

  52. Man, I still cannot believe this is really happening. We reconnected after so many years and it felt so good to have you back… you encouraged me so much… And now you’re gone to be with Champ. You guys hold it down up there. We will all see you soon. I love you for life.

  53. CandleImageMy deepest condolences to you and your family. Shaun was so loved. I have so many great memories as kids and our adult life. My continuous prayers are with you.

  54. As a friend of Myles, I wish to say my Condonlences to the family and I pray for the best for everyone and especially Myles’ future ahead of him.

  55. Ebonay,
    We are so sorry for the loss of Shaun. We send you, Myles and Mallory our deepest condolences, love and prayers during this difficult time. We love you. ~Sonya, Ben, Alex & Bethany

  56. CandleImageDear Ebonay, Miles and Mallory. My words can not truly express my profound sorry in the passing of your very Dear one. Shaun was big on love for family. I pray the Lord smothers you all with comfort and strength throughout this time of grief and beyond. We love you all. Cousin Anita and Charles.

  57. CandleImageEbonay, I pray you and your Family feel all the outpouring of love and support. Shaun was such a happy, loving and gentle man to me. He was such a light. He will be missed but his impact on all who knew and loved him will prevail. I pray all the happiness and love you shared provides you great comfort and joy.

  58. CandleImageWe’re so sorry for your loss!

    Our prayers are with you and your family!
    Phyllis Mattin
    Tuesday Florence
    Lister Florence
    Rolla, Missouri

  59. CandleImageTo the Holmes Family, We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences. We were saddened when we heard the news of Shaun’s passing. We had the pleasure of meeting your family through Miles. Miles and Nadia have been friends since elementary school. It is quite evident that Shaun was a dedicated family man, who loved his children very much. He was always present at all of his school functions. We pray your memories will provide you with comfort as you grieve the loss of your husband and father.
    Warmest Regards,
    Jerome, Tonia & Nadia Young

  60. CandleImageEbonay,

    It’s hard to find the right words at a time such as this. One thing that I will never forget is Shaun’s gentle spirit and kindness to whom he encountered. My family stands together with you and your family during this time. Remember you are not alone and look for the joy that will come in the morning. I pray peace, comfort and blessings to you always.

    Tyeise, Khairi, & Kalani

  61. CandleImageEbonay, Myles, Mallory and Family,

    My heart hurts for all of you. Shaun was a wonderful family man. Anyone could see how much he loved and adored his wife, kids and family. He will be truly missed. I am so very sorry for your loss and will ask God to heal your hearts. Sending you love and hugs.

    -Aunt Naomi

  62. CandleImageDearest Ebonay & Family
    Heartfelt Prayers Condolences Deepest Sympathy at This Time. May you Find Comfort & Peace In God. Love Always & Blessings Cousin Joy & Family🌷🌷🌷

  63. Our heartfelt condolences to your family. We are praying for you. May the GOD of comfort give you comfort, strength and peace.
    Much Love!

  64. Sending my condolences to The Holmes Family so so sorry for your loss Shaun will be missed . I’m praying for your strength and guidance in the coming months. God bless. Your neighbor

  65. Ebonay,
    My sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of your beloved Shaun. May God comfort you during this special time.

  66. Dear Ebonay,

    We send you, Myles, & Mallory our love and deep condolences over the loss of Shaun. You all are constantly in our hearts and prayers as you cope with this difficult time. May you receive comfort from all of the friends and family that care so much for you all, as well as from our future hope. With our love – Peter & Tomoko

  67. CandleImageRest in heavenly peace cousin. I will miss your brotherly Alpha Psi Phi love and comments. 🙏🏽💚💕

  68. CandleImageDear Ebonay and Family,
    Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss. Our family is keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. May Shaun’s memory be eternal!
    With all our love,
    Maria, Kyle, Julia and Luka

  69. CandleImageEbonay and family,

    So sorry to hear about your loss. Praying for comfort and peace during this difficult time.

    Kim Kaser

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