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Cora Marie Sherfey, 97, of Glasgow died Friday, Aug. 25, 2017 at Diversicare of Glasgow.
Born in Monroe County, she was the daughter of the late Asa and Mae Thomas Wood and wife of the late Charlie Andrew Sherfey. Mrs. Sherfey was a member of Dover Baptist Church at Mount Hermon, a homemaker and former employee of Mallory's in Glasgow.
Survivors include six children, Carlie Sherfey (friend, Janice Norris), Harold Sherfey (Betty), Michael Sherfey (Peggy), Richard Sherfey (Betty) and Charlene Jackson (Ernest), all of Glasgow, and Peggy Jones (Wallace Earl) of Lucas; a sister, Pearlene Norris of Flora, Ind.; 19 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; 23 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three children, Rondal Earl Sherfey, Barbara Jean Wood and Wanda Faye Sherfey; four brothers, Gilbert, Roy, Marvie Earl and Alford Wood; a sister, Maxene Stephens; a half-brother, Paul Wood; a half-sister Willie Neal Wyatt; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017 at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
The Sherfey family would like to extend special thanks to T.J. Samson Hospice, Diversicare of Glasgow, her private caregivers and Home Instead Senior Care for the loving care provided to Mrs. Sherfey during her illness.
Published on August 25, 2017
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