Memorial services were held on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at First Baptist Church of Miami with Rev. Dennis Williams, pastor, officiating. Cremation and arrangements are under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors.
Sharmayne was born on Jan. 13, 1964 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She moved to Miami in 1984 and graduated from Miami High School in 1985. After high school, she furthered her education in Paramedicine and has been a practicing paramedic for 32 ½ years, serving Miami and Pampa.
Sharmayne married Dana Miller on Sept. 11, 1997 in Pampa. She and Dana both enjoyed riding their motorcycles and going to classic rock concerts; especially Bon Jovi. She had a green thumb for sure, as she enjoyed taking care of and planting rose bushes and petunias. She was a long-time member of First Baptist Church in Miami and will be missed by all.
Survivors include her husband, Dana of the home; her son, John Stribling and wife Kayla of Panhandle; two daughters, Kendra and husband Henry Miller of Tuscaloosa, Ala. and Amy and husband Chris Gifford of Stephenville; two sisters, Starlet Bright of Borger and Jarlene Goodwin of Bridge City, Texas; her father, John Ortiz and wife Nancy of Hawaii; her mother, Isabell and husband Tony Borreliz of Amarillo; 20 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
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