Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

Obituaries

October 23, 2013

Orma Lee Sheets

1918-2013

10/23/13 — Orma Sheets, 95, of Grayson, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at the Carter Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Grayson.  

She was born Jan. 20, 1918, in Grayson, a daughter of the late William F. and Millie (Rucker) Sammons. She was a sales clerk at Walgreens in Louisville. She was of the Christian faith and baptized as a young girl in Hoods Creek in Boyd County. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Sheets; two sisters, Reba Hensley and Hazel Bowling; and four brothers, Raymond, George, Bert and Vernon Sammons.

Omra is survived by two sisters, Grace Brammell of Grayson and Charlotte Reaguer of Newport News, Va.; and a special caregiver whom Orma thought of as a daughter, Paulette “Pokey” Campbell of Grayson.

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at the Sparks Funeral Home by Gilbert Quesinberry, minister. Burial will be at the Grayson Memorial Park.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.sparksfh.com.

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