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“Fallen But Not Forgotten”


Barbara Shumate

Rank: Correctional Sergeant
Department: Texas Deparment of Criminal Justice
Institution: Training Headquarters and Academy , TX
EOW: 06/13/2008

Sergeant Shumate was killed in an automobile accident when she was sent to pick up supplies in a department vehicle. On her way back to the facility a truck stopped suddenly in front of Sergeant Shumate's car. She swerved to miss the truck but struck the back right side of the truck. Correctional Sergeant Shumate had served with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for 10 years. She is survived by her son Anthony, daughter Jeanne and her mother Jeanne.

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