Shawn Michael McCumber

September 14, 1981 - December 17, 2021


Shawn Michael McCumber, age 40, of Carthage, MO formally of Galena, KS passed from this life unexpectedly on Friday, December 17, 2021 at his home.

Shawn was born September 14, 1981 in Baxter Springs, KS. He graduated from Galena High School with the class of 2000. He then attended college at Pittsburg State University. While in college he was involved in a card club and medieval reenactments. Later in life he still enjoyed playing cards and joined a group in Joplin. He also enjoyed gaming online.

Shawn is preceded in death by his grandfather, Ray McCumber.

Shawn is survived by his mother, Narcissa Arner and step-father, Guy Arner of Galena, KS; grandmother, Rose Sharon McCumber of Galena, KS; uncle, Danny McCumber of Galena, KS.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at the Lowell Cemetery. Pastor Shane Dotson will officiate. Online condolences may be expressed at