April 7, 1969 – May 13, 2022
Elizabeth Michele Huhn, 53, of Sumrall, died May 13, 2022. She was born April 7, 1969, in Hattiesburg, the oldest of four children to Elbert Lavon and Glenda Faye (Davis) Shoemake.
She grew up in Mt. Olive where she enjoyed playing outside with her siblings and riding her bicycle.
She attended Mt. Olive schools, graduating with the class of 1987, and went on to Jones Junior College and earned an associates degree. Michele worked for a few years at Delchamps in Hattiesburg before going into advertising sales for Pine Belt Promos, where she worked for many years.
An avid animal lover, she placed them right behind her family on her list of priorities. In addition, Michele was very good with arts and crafts, flowers and more. She had an eye for setting up events and gatherings of any type and size, planned and directed weddings, and much more. In her spare time, she loved going to the beach. Michele also enjoyed gardening and SEC sports, particularly Mississippi State football.
She was preceded in death by her father, Lavon Shoemake, her step-father Cecil Coulter, and her brother, Jason Shoemake.
Survivors are her husband of over 14 years, Shawn Huhn; their daughter Monica Huhn; her mother, Glenda Coulter and her sisters, Pattie (Chris) Wheeler and Katie-Beth (Adam) Grimsley, with two nieces Kristin Wheeler and Merritt Grimsley, and one nephew, Tommy Wheeler; one grandchild, Anna Claire Huhn.
Funeral services were held May 16, 2022, at Oakdale United Methodist Church in Seminary, with Revs. Boyd Thrash and Johnny Martin officiating, burial in the church cemetery.
Trinity Funeral Services in Lumberton was in charge of the arrangements. Visit https://www.trinityfuneralservices.net/obituary/Elizabeth-Huhn to sign the online guest registry, and leave a word of encouragement for the family.