Shelia Jeanette Sintikakis Faircloth, 58, passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 in Panama City.

Born in Plant City on Sept. 21, 1955, she was raised in Apalachicola by Costa and Faye Sintikakis. After spending most of her life in Apalachicola, Shelia also resided in Jacksonville, Columbia, SC and Lynn Haven. As an adult, she took pride in her vocation in administrative and accounting support services.

She is survived by her daughter, Jessica Faircloth, and two grandsons, Dylan Dunaway and Jake Paterson, whom she loved dearly. She is also survived by a sister, Donna Abell, and brothers, Mike Sintikakis and Jerry Huckeba.

A memorial service will be held at Magnolia Cemetery on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Florida Guardian Ad Litem Foundation. Donations may be made online at or by calling (850) 410-4642.