On Sunday August 12, 2018, Shamikka Lockett made her peaceful transition to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She is survived by her Parents- Larry Lockett and Ramona Forshee; Children- Malik Lockett, Ericka Logan, Kiara Logan and Eric Logan Jr; Step Mother- Martina Thomas; Great Grandmother- Anna McCauley; Former Spouse- Simeon Teague; Sisters- Aneasha (Warren) Moore, Samona Johnson and Shundalynn (Derick) Cristler; Brothers- Bradley Lewis, Larry(Unique) Lockett Jr, Jerrell Lockett and Jeremy Lacy; Granddaughter Kensleigh Logan; Special Friend Charles Martin, Jr and a host of other relatives and friends.
Shamikka Lashawn Lockett was born in South Bend, IN on January 23, 1976 and accepted Christ at a young age. She remained in South Bend until 2008 when she relocated to Indianapolis with her five children. Shamikka was known to have a caring heart which led her into a career as a nurse assistant. She was beloved by her Kindred Healthcare family and was admired for her dedication to her patients and co-workers.
After her diagnosis, Shamikka remained strong in her faith and lived her life joyfully. She will be remembered for her love of family and her willingness to serve as vessel for those in need. Shamikka’s feisty personality and generous spirit will be missed by all that knew her.
Shamikka was preceded in death by her Son- Christopher Alexander; Grandparents- Geraldine Forshee and Willie Lockett.