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April 28, 1935 – February 2, 2019

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Buford Sherman
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Obituary for Buford Sherman

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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When Monday, February 4th, 2019 6:00pm
Potter Funeral Home
329 Glenn Avenue
West Liberty, KY 41472

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Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 11:00am
Potter Funeral Home
329 Glenn Avenue
West Liberty, KY 41472