SHELBY - Robert King Sherman, 73, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center. Born in Germantown, Penn., on June 20, 1940, he was the son of the late John and Charlotte King Sherman.
Bob was self-employed in the lawn care business and was a member of the American Rabbit Breeders Association. He was a collector of many vintage items and enjoyed being outside.
In addition to his parents, Bob is preceded in death by his first wife, Elizabeth Sherman; and a brother, Stan Sherman.
Bob is survived by his wife of 15 years, Gail Anderson Sherman; two sons, Bob Sherman of Shelby, and Jim Sherman and wife Heidi of Lawndale; three daughters, Susan Sherman of Shelby, Cindy Johnson and husband Mitch of Kings Mountain, and Catherine Fuller and husband Norris of Shelby; a sister, Lynn Miller of Tenn.; eleven grandchildren, Dylan, Megan, Zachary, Kiley, Jevan, Grace, Casey, Haley, Kendal, Graham, and Sidney; a niece, Devyn Paul; and many other nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Bob's Life: 5 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory
Funeral home: Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.
Memorials: May be made to
, 1901 Brunswick Avenue Ste. 100, Charlotte NC 28207.
Guest registry: www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com
Published in Shelby Star on Feb. 15, 2014