Shawn M. Harris, 47


Shawn Michael Harris, 47, of Morrisonville, formerly of Taylorville, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

His final wishes will be honored with cremation and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Harris was born Nov. 12, 1973, in Springfield, the son of Don and Cherilyn (Harvell) Harris. He graduated from Taylorville High School with the class of 1991.

He is survived by his father and stepmother, Don and Terri Harris of Bonita Springs, FL; mother, Cherilyn Mundhenke of Morrisonville; stepsister, Dawn Dewey of North Carolina; uncle, Robert Harris of Orlando, FL; aunts, Christine Harvell Manzi of Henderson, NV, Melissa (Mark) Harvell Randolph of Pueblo, CO, Kathleen Harvell-Hemmer of Blodgett, OR, and Karen Harvell of Taylorville; many cousins; and other extended family.

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