Ms. Shaniqua Daniele Dillard was born on September 20, 1990 in Laurens County, South Carolina to Floyd A. Dillard and Uytaria C. Whitmore.
She attended the public schools of Laurens County, South Carolina and was a graduate of Laurens District 55 High School Class of 2010. At an early age, Shaniqua joined White Plains Baptist Church in Mountville, South Carolina.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Mary G. Whitmore, Bobby J. Whitmore, Bertha (Charlie) Workman, and Floyd Dillard; her great grandparents: Mary Lee Simpson and Ben Stroughton; one uncle, Juan McDowell; one great aunt, Lois Todd; and two great uncles: Russell Mattison and Dwayne Mattison.
On Wednesday, December 1, 2021, Ms. Shaniqua Daniele Dillard was called home to be with the Lord at her home in Fountain Inn, South Carolina at the age of thirty-one.
She leaves to cherish fond memories her parents: Floyd (Cartika ) Dillard of Columbia, SC and Uytaria C. Whitmore of Laurens, SC; one sister, Shanicia Stevenson of Laurens, SC; two brothers: J'Von Harris of Laurens, SC and Davon Dillard of Columbia, SC; three nephews: Jamari Young, Jacauri Harris, and Jacobi Mack all of Laurens, SC; seven aunts: Demesha (Randy) Burnside of Gray Court, SC, Chrystina (Melvin) Cheeks of Laurens, SC, Wanda Dunlap of Cross Hill, SC, Delesa Dillard of Clinton, SC, Teresa Dillard of Clinton, SC, Virginia Dillard of Clinton, SC and Tammy Leake of Simpsonville, SC; three uncles: Bobby Whitmore of Laurens, SC, Sergio McDowell of Fountain Inn, SC, and Marlon White of Clinton, SC; two great aunts: Bessie Shands of Clinton, SC and Linda Mattison of Rock Hill, SC; one great uncle, Levester (Patricia) Hill of Laurens, SC; two special cousins: Krishonda Burnside of Piedmont, SC and Mandasia Dillard of Clinton, SC; her devoted home health aide, Deidre Reid of Laurens, SC; and a host of other relatives and friends.