Friday, June 25th, 2010
Former St. Marys resident E. Marie Sheets, 80, Coldwater, Mich., died at 5:30 a.m. June 24, 2010, at her home.
She was born June 2, 1930, in Proctorville, to James and Georgia Singer Ellis. She married Loy Sheets, who is deceased.
Surviving are three children, Robert (Zula) White, San Angelo, Texas, Linda White Clements, Coldwater, Mich., and Kim (Maria) White, Brandon, Fla.; a sister, Joann Ellis, Huntington, W. Va.; a nephew, Wally (Kaye) Jones, South Charleston, W. Va.; and six grandchildren.
Deceased are four sisters, Evelyn Burcham, Gertude Conely, Louise Clancy, and Violet Bachman, and a brother, James Ellis.
She worked at Huffy in Celina. She was also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary 6772, Spencerville, the American Legion Auxiliary 323, St. Marys, and The Loyal Order of the Moose auxiliary 2417 in Buckhead Ridge, Fla. She was a graduate of Rome High School in Proctorville and attended business college in Huntington.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, Spencerville, the Rev. John G. Medaugh officiating. Burial is at Spencerville Cemetery.
Calling is noon-2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.