Shawnee Askeley-Leigh Garvin entered into rest on Jan. 28, 2018, in Prescott surrounded by loved ones peacefully after a long battle of illness. Shawnee was born on Aug. 9, 1975, to David and Sue Joe in Holbrook.
Services were held on Feb. 3 and she was laid to rest at the Joseph City Cemetery.
Shawnee graduated from Joseph City High School with 13 years of perfect attendance. She attended the University of Arizona and graduated in 1997 with distinct honors. She received her Masters degree from Northern Arizona University in 2002. Shawnee married Ernest Garvin in August of 2005 in Sedona.
Shawnee is survived by her mother, Susie Joe; husband, Ernest Garvin; and children, Iyanna Garvin, Danne Garvin and Ava Garvin.
She is preceded in death by her father, David Joe; and sister, Julie Kenton.
Silver Creek Mortuary of Taylor handled the arrangements.