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Noel Henry Sherman Jr

October 31, 1937 January 27, 2019
Noel Henry Sherman Jr
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Obituary for Noel Henry Sherman Jr

Noel Henry Sherman, Jr. was born on October 31, 1937 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and died January 27, 2019 in Elk City, Oklahoma. Surrounded by family, Noel died at the age of 81 years, peacefully and of natural causes.

He is survived by wife of 30 years, Loreta Taliaferro Sherman of the home; his children, Steven Scott Sherman, wife Lori, of Valrico, Florida; Timothy Alan Sherman, wife Sheila, of Kahan Bay, Hawaii; and, Elizabeth Sherman Ingram, husband Bill, of Aurora, Colorado. Two step children Rodney Wayne Rowley, wife Debbie of Little Rock, Arkansas and Gary Allen Rowley of Elk City, Oklahoma; and a sister, Ann Sherman Hill, husband Larry, of Mustang, Oklahoma and two nephews. Noel has been blessed with eight grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Noel Henry Sherman, Sr and Eva Irene Ward Sherman.

Noel graduated from Capitol Hill High School, Oklahoma City in 1955. He honorably served in the United States Navy and retired completing twenty years of military service. After retirement he worked at Tinker Airforce Base.

Noel played softball for the Navy. He also enjoyed breakfast outings and golfing with his many Elk City friends. He was always fond of animals, especially horses and dogs. He and his wife, Loreta also took pleasure in raising cattle and horses in Byers, Oklahoma until their final homestead in Elk City, Oklahoma.

Graveside service to be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, January 28, 2019 at Fairlawn Cemetery, Elk City, Oklahoma.Services have been entrusted to the care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home of Elk City, Oklahoma.

Memorial contributions can be made to Elk City Nursing Center in care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home PO Box 707, Elk City, Oklahoma 73648.

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Fairlawn Cemetery

1607 North Washington
Elk City, OK 73644

Fairlawn Cemetery
1607 North Washington Elk City 73644 OK
United States

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Fairlawn Cemetery Final Resting Place

1607 North Washington
Elk City, OK 73644

1607 North Washington Elk City 73644 OK
United States

Memorial Contribution

Elk City Nursing Home

301 N Garrett
Elk City, OK 73644

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