Carlisle, Steele New vying for county coroner spot in Nov. 4 election

Published 12:01 pm Friday, October 24, 2014

By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer

Shane Carlisle and Diana Steele are both seeking to represent Shelby County for the position of county Coroner.

Steele, the incumbent has been serving the position since 2006 will be running against Libertarian Carlisle.

Polls will be open to voters on Nov. 4 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

The following is information about each county coroner candidate who is running in the Nov. 4 election:


Shane Carlisle






Mailing address:

41 Downs Circle, Shelby, Alabama


Phone number:






Wife: Kimberly Carlisle

Children: Kayla and Haley



Attended Shelby County High School and later earned his diploma through Adison High School online.


Diana Steele New

Steele New

Steele New


Mailing Address: 19429 River Drive   Shelby, AL. 35143
Phone Number: 205-669-7241

Email address:


Husband- Dale (Wayne) New

Daughter- Jackie Finklea

Son- Matt Hawkins

Granddaughter- Lilly Hawkins

Granddaughter- Harper Finklea


Chelsea High School                               Chelsea, AL.             General Studies

University of Alabama-Birmingham     Birmingham, AL.     Criminal Justice/Psychology (BS)

Everest University                                   Tampa, FL.                 Criminal Justice (Masters Program)

ABMDI                                                         St. Louis, MO           Registered Death Investigator

Personal Message:

I appreciate your confidence in me and the opportunity to continue to bring professionalism and compassion to the citizens of Shelby County in my duties as the coroner. I also strive to continue to educate myself and my deputy coroners in the constant evolving field of death investigation and forensic sciences.