Thomas Sherwood

Thomas M. Sherwood, 91, of Table Grove, died at 8:03 a.m. Monday, June 14, 1999, at Prairie City Nursing Center in Prairie City.

He was born Sept. 18, 1907, near Vici, Okla., a son of Jessie E. and Junie Stevens Sherwood. He married Lucille M. Overby on Dec. 25, 1935, in Dodge City, Kan. She preceded him in death.

He later married Ann Collins Jones on Aug. 17, 1960, in Humboldt, Iowa. She survives.

Also surviving are one son, Thomas of Eastport, Idaho; two stepsons, John Jones of rural Macomb and Frank Jones of Half Way, Mo.; one brother, Emmet of Dodge City; four step-grandchildren; and one step-great-grandchild.

He was a registered pharmacist in Kansas before he retired. A World War II Navy veteran, he was a member of Table Grove American Legion Post 413.

Graveside services were held Friday at Harris Cemetery with military rites accorded by his American Legion post with Rev. Tim Ashley officiating. Kost Memorial Home in Vermont was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Table Grove Fire and Rescue Squad.

From the Peoria Journal Star.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/23/1999

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Thomas Sherwood

Services are pending for Thomas M. Sherwood of Table Grove, at Kost Memorial Home in Vermont.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/16/1999 (pending)

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