James W. Sherwood

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

James W. Sherwood, 66, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at his home.

He was born in California on March 29, 1952. On May 21, 1976 at Viola Baptist Church he was united in marriage to Mary “LaVeta” McCullough, who preceded him in death on June 21, 2017. Also preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors include: two sons, Michael Sherwood and his wife Jenifer of Shell Knob, and William Sherwood of Arkansas; two daughters, April Abney and her husband Robert of Conway, Ark., and Melody Bull and her husband Mike of North Carolina; one sister, Dorthey Klunk and her husband Scott of Harrison, Ark.; and nine grandchildren.

He received his education in Alpena, Ark., where he graduated from high school. For several years was employed at Tyson’s. He was a member of Viola Baptist Church in Viola.

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, at Viola Baptist Church, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob. Burial will be at McCullough Cemetery in Viola.

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Shell Knob, Missouri