Nettie Sheldon

Nettie Sheldon, 93

Nettie Dean Sheldon, 93, of Farmland passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 at Pineknoll Rehabilitation Center.

She was born January 28, 1919 in Glasgow, WV to the late Herbert and Icice (Hudnall) Rutledge. Nettie lived most of her life in West Virginia before relocating to Lafayette, IN, in 2006 she would move to her final home in Farmland, IN.

Nettie was employed by Kroger for over 40 years before retiring. She was an active member of the Faith Baptist Church in Farmland.

Survivors include one brother, Jimmie (wife Evelyn) Rutledge; three sisters, Julia Davis, Nancy (husband Mike) Nelson, Betty Louise (husband Delbert) Ferrell; four stepdaughters, Clara Ann (husband Richard) Tucker, Kathryn (husband Larry) Jarrell, Sandra (husband Robert) Underwood, Gale (husband Mike) Hunt; one daughter-in-law, Iris Rutledge; two granddaughters, Tira (husband Mark) Smith, Jennifer (husband Mike) Carter, and several stepgrandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Icice Rutledge; husband Carl Sheldon; one son, Herbert Rutledge; four brothers, Oshel Rutledge, Andy Rutledge, Herbert Rutledge Jr., Richard Lee Rutledge; and one sister, Runa Mae Turner.

Funeral services are 1:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at Faith Baptist Church, Farmland, with Pastor Jeff Hanson officiating. Burial will take place on Wednesday in Glasgow, WV.

Friends may call Monday from 11:00 a.m. The service will be held at 1:00 p.m. at the church.

Oswalt Family Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, Winchester is in charge of all services.

Published in the Journal & Courier from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2012