Miller County Sheriff’s Deputy Casey Shoemate was memorialized by his partner during funeral services held on Wednesday. Andy Wickham spoke of the bond between himself and his brother in blue.
Wickham remembered Casey for his quick wit, their shared experiences, and the bond they formed while learning from, and protecting, one another. He closed out his comments with a final message for his partner.
Shoemate was killed at the age of 26 when he was involved in a traffic accident while responding to an emergency call.