Sheila Ann Key

DEERFIELD - Sheila Ann Key, age 71, died April 24, 2020 in Deerfield. She was born July 8, 1948 in Garden City, the daughter of Harold K. & Barbara A. (Swords) Jones.


Sheila grew up in Deerfield where she attended school. After graduating from USD #216 in 1966, she later attended and graduated from Garden City Community College. She enjoyed working as a substitute teacher at various schools. She loved nature and liked working in her yard. She also loved animals, especially her cat. The greatest joy in her life was entertaining her small great-nephew and two nieces.


Survivors include her mother Barbara Jones of Deerfield, KS; a sister Kim & brother-in-law Philip Bird of Wichita, Kansas; nephews Jeff (Katie) Bird; niece DeAun (Matt) Phillis; a great-nephew Aiden Bird; and two great-nieces Sophia Bird and Hannah Phillis. Sheila is preceded in death by her father Harold K. Jones.


A family committal will take place at a later date. There will be no calling hours. The family suggests memorials be given to the Deerfield United Methodist Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.