Leroy Selph

Leroy SelphLeroy A. “Grandpa Cows” Selph, 83, of Vermont died at 7:35 a.m. Oct. 24, 2016, at Mason County Hospital.

He was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Hermon, the son of Mylon and Beulah Bramlett Selph. He married Betty Shinn on March 31, 1951. She preceded him in death on Jan. 6, 2013.

Surviving are one daughter, Rebecca (and David) Wheeler of Canton; two sisters; two grandchildren, Stacey (and Tony) Newton and Ben (and Carrie) Wheeler, both of Canton; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

He was a farmer his whole life and also worked in maintenance for Bader Company for years.

Cremation rites have been accorded with Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1995 N. Main St., Canton, IL. A private burial will take place at a later date.

Memorials may be made to American Heart Association or American Cancer Society.

Condolences may be sent to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 11/23/2016


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