329 Glenn Avenue
WEST LIBERTY, KY 41472
Phone: (606) 743-3105
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Buford Sherman

Buford Sherman

Sunday, April 28th, 1935 - Saturday, February 2nd, 2019
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Obituary

Buford Sherman of West Liberty, KY, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019 at his residence, at the age of 83 years, 9 months, and 5 days. He was born Sunday, April 28, 1935, at Relief, KY, son of the late Willie Nathan & Georgia Hill Sherman.

Buford was united in marriage to Geneva Fraley. This union was blessed with two children, Keith Allen & Sally Angeline. Buford was a retired building contractor. He was a member of the Elkfork Masonic Lodge #755. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother and will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Faril Sherman, Wendell John Sherman, and Ulas Marvin Sherman; and one sister, Selina Fearl Mitchell.

He is survived by his loving wife, Geneva Fraley Sherman; one son & daughter-in-law, Keith Allen & Julie Sherman of West Liberty, KY; one daughter & son-in-law, Sally Angeline & Byron Brantley of West Chester, OH; two grandchildren, Cameron James Sawchuk and Olivia Rose Sawchuk; one brother, Floyd Sherman of West Liberty, KY; one sister, Sally Janice Mackulak of Chesterton, IN; and several loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral service 11 a.m., Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Frisby, Elder Jerry Brown, Elder James Wallin, and Elder Joey Ferguson officiating. Burial to follow in the Paint Valley Memorial Gardens, Crockett, KY. Visitation 6 p.m., Monday, February 4, 2019 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Masonic Services at 7 p.m., by Elkfork Masonic Lodge #755.

Pallbearers: Darrell Fraley, Kelvin Barker, Jimmy Montgomery, Chris Fraley, Boyd Hill, Odell Fraley, Greg Fraley, and Cameron Sawchuk.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research at www.michaeljfox.org or by mail, make check to Michael J. Fox Foundation and mail to Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, Grand Central Station, P.O. Box 4777, New York, NY 10163-4777.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, February 4th, 2019 | 6:00pm
    When
    Monday, February 4th, 2019 6:00pm
    Location
    Potter Funeral Home
    Address
    329 Glenn Avenue
    WEST LIBERTY, KY 41472
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  • Service

    Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Potter Funeral Home
    Address
    329 Glenn Avenue
    WEST LIBERTY, KY 41472
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

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Dexter and Karen Evans, Woodsbend, KY

Posted at 12:32pm
We extend our condolences to your family.
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Earl Kinner

Posted at 08:44am
Dear Geneva and Family. I am deeply saddened to learn of Buford's passing. Please accept my sincere condolences.
—Earl; Kinner
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Chelsey Hoffman

Posted at 09:03am
I extend my heartfelt sympathy to the Sherman family. I know Buford will be sorely missed and fondly remembered. You can find great comfort in the hope for the future present in the bible. At Isaiah 25: 8, the Bible promises a time when God “will swallow up death forever.” Also, Acts 24:15 boldly states, "there is going to be a resurrection." The resurrection this verse talks about will give us the opportunity to see our lost loved ones again on Earth. I know it will be a joyous time when you can reunite with Buford! I invite you to visit jw.org for more information on this comforting hope.
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Heartfelt Sympathies

Posted at 09:01am
Dear Family:
Each of you have your cherished memories to hold close to your hearts. I knew Buford most of my life and I know he made a meaningful difference in the lives of his family and everyone who knew him. I send my deepest sympathy to each of you for your great loss !
Louise Caskey
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Jill Lemaster

Posted at 09:16pm
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