Sherman LaFarlette

Tuesday, December 26, 2006


Sherman Edward LaFarlette, 69, of Monette died Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2006, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Trumann on Feb. 16, 1937, he was a farmer and a Baptist.

He was preceded in death by his father, Lloyd LaFarlette, and his brother, Jimmy LaFarlette.

Survivors include his mother, Edith LaFarlette, of Monette; a son, Barry LaFarlette; two daughters, Sharmaine LaFarlette and Shannon LaFarlette, all of Jonesboro; two sisters, Betty Cole of Monette, and Evelyn Coker of Memphis; grandchildren, Brittney LaFarlette, Courtney LaFarlette and Alexis LaFarlette, all of Jonesboro.

The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Friday in Gregg Funeral Home Chapel at Monette with Rev. Captain Lovell officiating. Burial was in Monette Memorial Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Terry Edwards, Dennis Cobb, Robin Ashley, Jim Goodman, Bill Craig and Doyle Yates. Honorary pallbearers were Jodie Brown, David Harrell, Jerry Long, Clay Stewart, Wimp Pyland, Tink Wimberley and Gene Gathright.

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