Roy Lee Sheets
Roy Lee Sheets
  • April 17, 1925 - August 27, 2014
  • Weyers Cave, Virginia

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Roy Lee Sheets, 89, a resident of Weyers Cave, passed away on Wednesday evening, August 27, 2014 at Emeritus At Harrisonburg.

He was born on April 17, 1925 in Augusta County and was the son of the late Walter A. and Lena Hawkins Sheets .

Roy lived the majority of his life in Augusta County and graduated from Weyers Cave High School. He was a member of the Cross Keys ''' Mill Creek Ruritan Club, the Mill Creek Church of the Brethren and Calvary Sunday School Class. Before retiring, he was employed with Western Electric and AT&T for 35 years. He did extensive traveling with his career.

He is survived by a brother, Nelson W. Sheets and wife, Martha, of McGaheysville; a number of nieces and nephews, Gary Sheets, Marcus Sheets, Martha Knight and husband, Joe, Jane Matheny and husband, Don, Peggy Wood, Wayne Wood and wife, Susan, Kim Schlabach and husband Rick, and Keith Sheets and wife, Jennifer; and a number of great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Erma Ruth Sheets Wood and her husband, William; a brother, Calvin Sheets and his wife, Bernice; and his step-mother, Minnie Wampler Sheets.

A memorial service will be held 3:00 pm, on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Mill Creek Church of the Brethren with Pastor Lee Kinsey officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Private burial will be held earlier in the day at Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mill Creek Church of the Brethren.

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