Iris Mae Sheridan, infant daughter of John Bradley and Amanda Louise (Smith) Sheridan, journeyed to heaven at 6:35 p.m., Tuesday, September 13, 2016, in Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
She is survived by her parents, Brad and Amanda Sheridan of Anna; seven year old brother, John Thaniel Sheridan; maternal grandparents, Elliott Blayne and Leta Rose Rich Smith of Cobden; paternal grandparents, John and Kathy Oxford Sheridan of Cave In Rock; great grandparents, Thelma Louise Rich of Cape Girardeau, Velma Oxford of Cave In Rock; aunts and uncles, Stephanie and Aaron Meuser of Washington, Illinois, Kallie Smith of St. Louis, Meredith and Harold Frey of Cobden, Sarah and Tim Luczkiw of Athens, Ohio; cousins, Gabrielle, Aiden and Lia Mueser of Washington, Naomi, Cora and Victoria Frey of Cobden.
Iris’s twin sister, Josephine Louise Sheridan, joined her in heaven Sept. 18, 2016.  She was preceded in death by the late James Fredrich Rich; the late Barbara Ruth Lence Smith, the late Willard and Leona Sheridan, the late Galen Oxford and the late Jimmie Smith.
An honorary service, “A time to Honor our Daughter Iris,” was held Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, in the Vine Church in Carbondale, and was officiated by Noble Staley.  Interment was held privately for the family in the Cobden Cemetery.
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