Kenneth Deal Shuman, 84, of Black Creek, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, after a short illness. Kenneth was born August 12, 1933 to Leon and Florence Shuman in Bulloch County, Ga., the third of four children. Kenneth served in the U.S. Navy from March 1953 thru 1957. He also served in the Air Force Reserves until December 1, 1990. He had an extreme respect for all forms of military and was always quick to salute, stand, or respectfully acknowledge any military officer or event.